Behind the Name

LuK3

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#3
LUKE Gender: Masculine Usage: English, Biblical
From the Greek name Λουκας (Loukas) which meant "from Lucania". Lucania was a region in Italy. Saint Luke, the author of the third Gospel and Acts in the New Testament, was a doctor who travelled in the company of Saint Paul. The name is also borne by the fictional character Luke Skywalker in the 'Star Wars' movies
 
#5
ROSS Gender: Masculine
Usage: Scottish
Pronounced: RAWS
From a surname which meant "promontory" in Gaelic, originally belonging to someone who lived on a headland. A famous bearer of the surname was Sir James Clark Ross, an Antarctic explorer.
 
#6
I've heard my name means "Beloved" (i have a bookmarker w/ it on there)

AMANDA Gender: Feminine
Usage: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Finnish
Pronounced: a-MAN-da (English), ah-MAHN-dah (Spanish, Italian) [key]
Created in the 17th century by the playwright Colley Cibber, who based it on Latin amanda meaning "lovable".


Guess I'm right :)
 

Bananas

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#8
Im a little King!

prefer to be a big king but a little one is better than not being a king at all.:p now bow down before the mighty Ryan!