Name: Proserpina

Origin and Meaning of the Name Proserpina

  • Meaning:
    To emerge
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  • Pronunciation:
    (pro SUR peh nuh)
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    Itself (Proserpina)
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Miscellaneous Info for Proserpina

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    English speaking countries
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    Proserpina is an ancient goddess whose story is the basis of a myth of Springtime. She is the Roman equivalent of the Greek goddess Persephone.
    Proserpina is the daughter of Ceres who became the goddess of the underworld when Pluto carried her away and made her his wife.

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