Prudence
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
PROO-dənts
Meaning
Provident, cautious
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Prudence originates in Latin language and means "provident, cautious". It is a feminine form of Prudentius. Prudence is one of the Cardinal Virtues, together with justice, fortitude and temperance. As a feminine given name it has been used since the 16th century.

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