Monday, March 21, 2016

What's in a Name?

Hello, dearies.  Got a couple name for ya.  :]


Dallas
Gender:  Masculine
Usage:  English
Pronunciation:  DAL-ǝs

Meaning & History
From a surname which was originally taken from a Scottish place name meaning "meadow dwelling." A Texas city bears this name, most likely in honor of American Vice President George Mifflin Dallas.  








Luna
Gender:  Feminine
Usage:  Roman Mythology
Pronunciation:  LOO-nah

Meaning & History
Means "the moon" in Latin.  Luna was the given name of the Roman goddess of the moon, frequently depicted as driving a white chariot through the night sky.










Names & meanings via behindthename.com.
Photos via Pinterest.

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