Gloria

Origin: Latin

Meaning: a feminine name meaning “glory” derived from Latin gloria.

An obvious nickname for this would be Glory, as well as Lori or Ria.

Variants:

  • Glória (Portuguese)
  • Glòria (Catalan)
  • Gloría (Icelandic)
  • Gloriana (an elaborated form of Gloria created by English poet Edmund Spenser in 1590 for his poem The Faerie Queen)
  • Gloriela (Spanish, Swedish)
  • Glorina

 

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