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Page 1/4. 34 Sister names and what they mean, for sister for baby girls, listing 1-10.
Adelpha .. (Greek) "Beloved sister."
Agrippina .. Sister of the corrupt Roman emperor Caligula and mother of the also unsavory Roman Emperor Nero, who had her murdered.
Alala .. Greek mythology: the sister of Ares, the god of war.
Anna .. The name was borne by the sister of Dido, Queen of Carthage, in Virgil's "Aeneid" ..
Bethany .. The name is popular with Roman Catholics, being bestowed in honor of Mary of Bethany, sister of Martha and Lazarus ..
Bronte .. Literary: transferred use of the surname of the sisters Charlotte, Emily, and Anne ..
Careen .. The younger sister of Scarlet ..
Decca .. It was famous as the Mitford family nickname for the journalist sister Jessica, and as a defunct American record label.
Eithne .. Saint Ethenia, a daughter of King Laoghaire, was one of Saint Patrick's first converts, together with her sister Fidelma.
Elodie .. Saint Elodia or Alodia was a ninth-century Spanish martyr along with her sister Nunilo.
Anna and Bethany are commonly used names, while Adelpha, Agrippina, Alala, Bronte, Careen, Decca, Eithne and Elodie are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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