Deòiridh

Deòiridh f
Scottish Gaelic: from the vocabulary word meaning ‘pilgrim’. This name has been Anglicized as DORCAS (SEE Dorcas).

First names dictionary. 2012.

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  • Dorcas — f English: from Greek dorkas doe, gazelle. It does not actually seem to have been used as a personal name by the ancient Greeks, but is offered in the Bible as an ‘interpretation’ of the Aramaic name TABITHA (SEE Tabitha) (Acts 9: 36), and was… …   First names dictionary

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