Name: Bellatrix

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bellatrix

  • Meaning:
    Battler; warrior
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  • Pronunciation:
    (BEL ah trix); (bel A trix)
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    Itself (Bellatrix)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bellatrix

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    "Bellatrix" is a Latinate term for a female warrior, similar to "gladiatrix." This term is not traditionally used as a first name, though it is now often believed to be a given name because of its use in J. K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" series, in which Bellatrix Lestrange is a crazed and cold-hearted murderess.

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