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Candace was an ancient hereditary title used by Ethiopian queen.
In the bible, Candace meets Philip on the road from Jerusalem, and asks to be baptized.
It is from Ethiopian origin.
It meant White, glittering, glowing light
Candace Name also appears in following Origin(s): Ethiopia, Latin, Greek, English, Biblical
also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Latin
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is a neuroscientist who discovered the opiate receptor, the cellular bonding site for endorphins in the brain. In 1974 she earned a Ph.D. in pharmacology from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the laboratory of Solomon Snyder