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Questa is the feminine form of Quest, an English word referring to a journey or search for something. It comes from Old French queste (search; act; instance of searching) via Latin quaesta (search, inquiry) via quaerere (to seek, gain, ask) derived from a PIE root word. Questa is also an Italian feminine adjective of questo meaning "this, these", and is the name… Continue reading Questa

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Sheridan comes from an Irish surname, the anglicized form of Ó Sirideáin meaning "descendant of Sirideán", the latter meaning "searcher" in Gaelic. I've also seen it listed as meaning "wild man" or "elf". Origin: Gaelic