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ophelia

The meaning of Ophelia is 'help', according to its Greek origin. The name Ophelia is the English variant of the Latini name Ofelia, which was invented by the Italian Renaissance writer Jacopo Sannazaro in his peaceful magnum opus 'Paradise'. Sannazora created the feminine Greek name from the root word 'omphalos', meaning 'help', 'aid', and 'uphold'. The name also appears in William Shakespeare's 17th-century play 'Hamlet' as the name for a female character who displays qualities of immaturity and honesty. The name was most common in the United States in the 19th century and the early 20th century.

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Waiting for Ophelia - (2009)
Dying Like Ophelia - (2002)
Ophelia - (2013)
Ophélia - (1963)

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