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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. EHG-lən-tien
, EHG-lən-teen
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Meaning & History

From the English word for the flower also known as sweetbrier. It was first used as a given name (in the form Eglentyne) in Geoffrey Chaucer's 14th-century story 'The Prioress's Tale'.

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