Meaning & History
Means "sorrows", taken from the Spanish title of the Virgin Mary María de los Dolores, meaning "Mary of Sorrows". It has been used in the English-speaking world since the 19th century, becoming especially popular in America during the 1920s and 30s.
Depiction of Mary surrounded by the Seven Sorrows by Adriaen Isenbrandt (1518)
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Entry updated February 28, 2019