Name: Felicity

Origin and Meaning of the Name Felicity

  • Meaning:
    Happiness
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (feh LISS ih tee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Felicity

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The English word "felicity" ultimately derives from the Latin "felix," happy," or "felicitas," good luck.

    Saint Felicitas or Felicity was a third-century martyr.

    Felicity Huffman and Felicity Kendal are actresses. 'Felicity' was the name of an American TV drama, the main character being named Felicity.

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