Belinda
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
bə-LIN-də
Meaning
Pretty snake
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Belinda most likely originates in Germanic languages and means "pretty snake". Some sources also suggest a derivation from Italian expressions, meaning "beautiful". The etymology is not clear. Belinda was a character in the poem The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope, and it is also the name of a satellite of Uranus.

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Bellinda, Bellina, Bindy

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Belinda Cordwell - tennis player
Belinda Emmett - actress
Belinda Laracuente - boxer
Belinda Oliveira - jazz musician
Belinda Stronach - Canadian politician

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