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Landa girl

First name origin & meaning:

Greek: Violet flower, modest

First name variations: Yolande, Yolantha, Iolanthe, Iolande, Eolande, Jolanda, Jolaunda, Jo, Yo, Yolanda

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southwestern Norway, so named from the plural of land (see Land 1).
  2. Czech: from a short form of the personal name Mikulanda, a derivative of Mikuláš, Czech form of Greek Nikolaos (see Nicholas).
  3. Polish: nickname for a persistent and irritating person, from a derivative of the dialect verb landzić ‘to ask insistently’, ‘badger someone’.
  4. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Landau.
  5. Spanish and Basque: topographic name from the Basque landa ‘meadow’. There is a place of this name in Álava province, Basque Country, and the surname may in fact be a habitational name from this place.
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August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.


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