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Virgin Names from Aluma - Athena
Page 2/11. 97 Virgin names and what they mean, for virgin, maiden, maid for females. Listing 6-15.
Aluma .. (Hebrew) "Maiden."
Ann .. Saint Anne (mother of the Virgin Mary) ..
Annunciata .. Allusion to the Annunciation, when the Virgin Mary found out she would be Jesus' mother ..
Arachne .. Greek mythology: a young maiden who challenged the goddess Athena to a weaving contest and was turned into a spider for offending her ..
Artemis .. The other two virgin goddesses were Hestia, goddess of the hearth, and Athena, goddess of wisdom ..
Arwen .. Literary: an elf maiden in Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings", where in the elven language, Arwen means "noble woman".
Assunta .. (Latin) "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Asuncion .. (Latin) "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Atalanta .. Greek mythology: Atalanta was an athletic young maiden huntress who refused to marry any man who couldn't beat her in a foot race ..
Athena .. Mythology: the virgin goddess of wisdom and war, identified with the Roman goddess Minerva ..
Ann, Assunta, Asuncion and Athena are commonly used names, while Aluma, Annunciata, Arachne, Artemis, Arwen and Atalanta are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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