Risha

Risha comes from an Arabic word meaning “feather, quill, plume”. I don’t believe it’s actually used as a given name in the Arabic-speaking world but it has a nice sound and I love the meaning behind it. Alrisha and Al-Risha is also the name of a binary star in the constellation Pisces although I’ve also seen it listed as…

Quilla

Quilla is the strictly feminine fom of Quill, referring to a quill pen made out of a feather’s bird, or referring to a spindle or bobbin used in yarn, meaning “fragment of reed” and “shaft of a feather” which may be derived from Low German quiele from Middle High German kil (quill, large feather) though the origin behind that…