Gloria girl

First name origin & meaning:

Latin: Glory

First name variations: Glora, Glorya, Glory, Gloriana, Glorianne, Glorea, Gloriah, Gloriela, Gloriella, Gloryah

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. metronymic from the female personal name Gloria.
  2. according to Morlet, an occupational nickname for a singer, from ‘Gloria in excelsis Deo’, part of the mass.
  3. A family named Gloria from Rouen was in Quebec city by 1652; another, also called Desrochers, from Angoulême, was in Repentigny, Quebec, by 1694.

Famous people with this first name: Gloria Estefan

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Maggie Gyllenhaal

This name appears in the following lists: Heroes and Heroines

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