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xCordelia
Origin/Usage
Celtic
Pronunciation
kawr-DEL-ee-ə/kawr-DEL-yə
Meaning
Unclear
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Cordelia probably originates in Celtic languages and the meaning is unclear. Some sources suggest, though, that it might originate in Latin language, meaning "heart". Cordelia of Britain was a legendary queen of the Britons and even though she is historically undocumented, she became an inspiration for Shakespeare's character in King Lear.

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Cordelea, Cordelie, Cordella, Cordelle, Cordett, Cordi, Cordilia, Cordula, Cordy, Kordelia, Kordelie, Kordula

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Cordelia Bugeja - actress
Cordelia Frances Biddle - author
Cordelia Strube - writer
Cordelia Reinhard - actress
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