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Gender Feminine
Scripts Ευδοκια(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Ευδοκια (Eudokia), derived from the word ευδοκεω (eudokeo) meaning "to be well pleased, to be satisfied", itself derived from ευ (eu) "good" and δοκεω (dokeo) "to think, to imagine, to suppose". This name was common among Byzantine royalty. Saint Eudocia was the wife of the 5th-century emperor Theodosius II.
VariantEudokia
Other Languages & CulturesEvdokiya(Bulgarian) Dunja(Croatian) Evdokia(Greek) Evdokija(Macedonian) Avdotya, Evdokiya, Yevdokiya, Dunya, Dunyasha(Russian) Dunja(Serbian) Dunja(Slovene)

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