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The meaning of Pansy is ‘violet flower’. The name is believed to have been derived from the French word ‘pensée’ which means 'thought'. There are few known personalities with the name Pansy, including Lady Margaret Pansy Felicia Lamb, also known as Lady Pansy Lamb, who was a British author best known for her works such as 'The Old Expedient' and 'The Mystery Of The Holy Innocents'. Another known association is Pansy Tsang Sau Ching, who is a voice actress in China.

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The name Passion is of English origin, and the meaning of Passion is 'strong desire'. Some people use Passion as their last name, in which case it is usually derived from the Old French word 'pasche' meaning 'Easter'. Passion is sometimes given as a virtue name that describes a quality the parent wants their child to embody. Famous people named Passion include Passion J. Richardson, who is an American athlete.

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Pebbles is a name of American origin and the meaning of Pebbles is 'small rocks or stones'. It became popular through the American cartoon series 'The Flintstones' in which Pebbles Flintstone is the daughter of Wilma and Fred Flintstone. Perri Arlette Raid, known by her professional name Pebbles, is a singer, producer, entrepreneur, and lyricist in America.

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Pepper is of American origin and is a very common name and surname, especially in the United States. The meaning of Pepper is 'berry'. This name was first used during the Middle Ages as a name for someone with the occupation of a spicer or someone who owned a pepper farm. It was an occupational name but has since become a name given to baby girls. The word 'pepper' simply means 'a kind of hot spice'.

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Picabo is a feminine name of American origin. It is mostly used as a nickname or a first name in the United States and other English-speaking countries all over the world. The meaning of Picabo is 'shining waters' in American English. Picabo is also derived from the game 'Peek-A-Boo'. Picabo Street is a former alpine ski racer from the United States.

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Pink is a name that has emerged from numerous origins. In Latin origin, the meaning of Pink is 'noble or patrician’, whereas in English origin, it has been derived from the word 'penk' or 'pinc' meaning 'minnow'. It is also derived from a German word 'pien' which means 'log or tree stump’, and which is also used as a pet name for a stubborn person. Additionally, Pink is an alternative form of the German name Pinck which is a professional name for an ironsmith. In American origin, the name refers to 'light red color, rose or healthy.' The name is highly associated with the colour pink. Throughout history, pink was considered a masculine color because of its resemblance with red, which symbolizes the blood of Christ or the constituent of fire but in recent years it has become a feminine color.

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Precia is a feminine name of American origin. Precia is mostly used as a first name in the United States and many English-speaking countries all over the world. It is derived from the Latin word 'precious'. The meaning of Precia is 'of great value, highly esteemed' in American English. It also means 'an important lady'.

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Precious is a feminine name of American origin. The meaning of Precious is 'of great worth, expensive' or 'highly esteemed' in the American English language. In the Catholic religion, it also means 'the precious blood of Christ'. Precious Ramotswe is the main character in the series of novels by Alexander McCall Smith called 'The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency'. Precious Achiuwa is a professional basketball player from Nigeria who plays for the NBA.

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Prissy is typically a girl's name and is of American origin. The name is a diminutive form of Priscilla. The meaning of Prissy is 'ancient' or 'overly picky'. The name also means 'venerable'. It is a popular choice of name in America, Columbia and Mexico.

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Prophetess is of American origin. The name has been derived from the Greek word 'prophetes', which means 'spokesperson’. The meaning of Prophetess generally refers to 'a woman who speaks for a God’. It is mostly used to describe a female prophet or pastor in the case of Christianity or other religions. Prophetess's name has no variation. It is not used as a person’s name, but rather used as a title or to describe someone, particularly a woman who engages in godly matters.

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