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The name Aafje is of Dutch origin, and the meaning of Aafje is 'one of the magical beings'. The name is derived from the Ancient Greek name Agathe, which means 'brave, noble, moral, fortunate, lucky'. ...

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Aafke is an old and meaningful name that is usually given to girls. It is derived from the name Ave, and the meaning of Aakfe is 'greetings'. Because the name is quite old, it is very uncommon. According to US records, the name was found less than five times out of a recorded six million people. Aaf...

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Aaltje is a rare name usually given to girls. The meaning of Aaltje is ‘noble nature’, ‘of noble type’, or ‘noble person’. The name is no longer popular, and barely 200 girls since 2021 have been named ‘Aaltje’, yet the Netherlands is the only country where ‘Aaltje’ is a frequent...

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The meaning of Adriaan is 'from Adria' and it is of Dutch origin. It is said to be a form of the name Adrian and is related to the Latin word 'Hădrĭānus' which means 'from the city of Hadria'. Adriaan Daniël Fokker was the name of a Dutch physicist and musician. Adriaan 'Aad' van Wijngaarden was...

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The meaning of Aleid is 'of A noble family' and it is of Dutch origin. Other variants of the name include Aleida and Alida. Aleid is a Dutch diminutive form of the name Adelaide. It has been derived from the Germanic name Adalhaid/Adalhaidis which is composed of two elements: 'aþalaz' meaning 'nob...

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The meaning of Aleydis is 'noble, kind' or 'of noble kin'. It is derived from the name Adalheidis, which is composed of the Germanic elements ‘adal’ meaning ‘noble’ and ‘heid’ meaning ‘type’....

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The meaning of Amsterdam is 'watery area' which comes from Dam of river Amstel. The name is of Dutch origin. The name was derived from the word Amstelredamme. It is a boy's name. The lucky number of Amsterdam is 4. The lucky colors are grey, dark blue, light orange, and khaki. People with the name A...

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Andries is a very sweet and beautiful name for a new born baby. The meaning of Andries is 'manly and 'Virile'. This Andries has two origins which are Dutch and Greek. It is a very common and popular name. The bearers of this name are very accomplished in all that they do. They are by nature very ple...

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The word Aneke is a prominent surname rather than a given name. Aneke as a surname is shared by famous personalities such as Jude Aneke, the prominent Nigerian footballer, and Chuks Aneke, the English footballer. The name is composed of five letters and two syllables (an-eke). Aneke is pronounced as...

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