Ursula
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
UR-sə-lə/UR-syə-lə
Meaning
Strong as a little bear
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Ursula originates in Latin language and means "strong as a little bear". This was the name of an early British Christian saint, the patron saint of archers, students and orphans. As a feminine given name it is rather rare in the United States.

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