Name: Proserpine

Origin and Meaning of the Name Proserpine

  • Meaning:
    To emerge
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (pro SUR peh neh); (pro sur PEEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Proserpine

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Roman mythology, Proserpine is a daughter of Ceres and Jupiter.
    While picking flowers, she was abducted and carried off to be the wife of Pluto and the queen of the underworld.
    Proserpine is equated with the Greek goddess Persephone.

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