Name: Millicent

Origin and Meaning of the Name Millicent

  • Meaning:
    Strong work
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    English cognate of Melisende
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (MEE lee sent)
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Miscellaneous Info for Millicent

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the obsolete Old German name Amalaswinth, composed of the elements "amal" (labour) and "swinth" (strength). The name was brought to England by the Normans in the French forms Melisent and Melisende.

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