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Gender Feminine
Scripts Παρασκευή(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek παρασκευή (paraskeue) meaning "preparation" or "Friday" (being the day of preparation). This was the name of a 2nd-century saint who was martyred in Rome.
Masculine FormParaskevas
Other Languages & CulturesParaskeva(Bulgarian) Paraskevi, Paraskevoula, Voula(Greek) Paraskeva(Macedonian) Praskoviya, Praskovya(Russian)
Greece: July 26


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