are used in Asturias in northern Spain by speakers of Asturian
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Ástur m Asturian, Spanish (Modern, Rare)
Derived from Astures
, the name of the Hispano-Celtic inhabitants of the northwest area of Hispania. Astures
is derived from Astura, the name of a river (renamed Esla) in Asturias. The name of the river is derived from Celtic stour
Asur m Asturian
Derived from the Germanic name element ans
"god, divine" and the Basque word ur
"water", perhaps with the intended meaning of "holy water".
Deva f Asturian, Galician, Spanish (Modern), Celtic Mythology
From the name of a river that flows through Asturias. It was named after Deva, the Celtic goddess of waters. Her name is derived from Celtic deva
"goddess" or "divine", itself derived from Proto-Celtic *dēwā
Xana f Asturian
, the name of fairy or nymph in Asturian mythology. It may derive from the Roman mythological name Diana