Zuma

Zuma is the name of a popular beach in Malibu, California. The name seems to come from a Chumashan word meaning "abundance" (which was originally spelled Sumo), likely in reference to the abundance of nature. The Chumash are a Native American people who originally lived along the California coast before the arrival of the first …

Meleager

Meleager is the Latinized form of Ancient Greek Meleagros, the name of a Greek hero who features in the story of the Calydonian boar hunt. In Greek mythology, Meleager was the son of Althaea and Oeneus, the king of Calydon (though some versions put him as the son of the war god Ares). When he is …