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Lamara, Lamaria

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Georgian Soprano, Lamara Chqonia Origin: Georgian ლამარა Meaning: "of Mary."Gender: femininelah-MAH-rah; lah-MAHR-yah The name is derived from the Svan term meaning "of Mary," referring to the Virgin Mary as in the case of the church name in Svaneti  უშგულის ლამარია (Ushgulis Lamaria). Lamara is the name of a 1928 Georgian play by Grigol Robakidze. Lamaria ლამარია…
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Nika

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Pinterest Origin: Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Georgian Ника ( Russian) Nika ნიკა  (Georgian) Nika Meaning: the Russian diminutiv
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A primer on Georgian names

Like the rest of the installments of my "A primer on ________________ names" series, this too is probably destined more for people doing research on search engines than my regular readers. Kartvelo...
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Tsiuri

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Pinterest Origin: Georgian ციური (Georgian) Meaning: a Georgian feminine name meaning "heavenly, celestial" from Georgian ts
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Bagrat

Gender: Male
Pronunciation: bahg-RAHT
Origin: Armenian and Georgian form of the Persian name Bagadata
Meaning: Given by God
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The Beauty of Names: Top Names in Georgia

The Beauty of Names: Top Names in Georgia | Name News | Scoop.it

"These are the most popular names for Georgia from 2012."

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That's Georgia the country in the Caucasus.  I'm delighted that Bree is sharing these lists from around the world: my favourite names here are Mariam and Tamar, Davit and Gabrieli.

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