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Gender Feminine
Scripts Αμαλια(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. ah-MAH-lee-ah(Dutch)
a-MA-lya(German)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Germanic name Amala, a short form of names beginning with the element amal meaning "work".
VariantsAmelia(Spanish) Amelia(Italian) Amelia(Dutch) Amelia, Amalie(German) Amelia, Amelina(Ancient Germanic)
Other Languages & CulturesAmalija(Croatian) Amálie(Czech) Amalie(Danish) Emmeline, Amelia, Amilia, Emelia, Emmaline, Emmalyn, Millie, Milly(English) Émeline, Amélie, Lina, Line, Lyna(French) Amália(Hungarian) Amalija, Amelija(Lithuanian) Amalie(Norwegian) Amelia(Polish) Amália, Amélia(Portuguese) Amália(Slovak) Amalija(Slovene)
Same SpellingAmália
User SubmissionsÁmâlia, Amâlia, Amalía

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 89

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