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Agnes

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Meaning of the name Agnes

Deriving from the greek word hagne, the name Agnes means 'lamb', 'pure' and 'holy'. Additionally, the Celtic interpretation of the name is someone with 'hunger'. As a result, Saint Agnes has been depicted with a lamb by her side.

Origin of the name Agnes

Greek

 

From The Name Book: Over 10,000 Names - Their Meaning, Origins, and Spiritual Significance by Dorothy Astoria.

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