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Updated June 9, 2019

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Japanese : Flower that never fades

Family name origins & meanings

  • Italian (Campania) : from an early Christian female personal name, Greek Amaranthē ‘unfading’, bestowed with reference to the adjective amarantos as used in I Peter 5:4: ‘And when the chief shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away’.

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