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Claudia Name Meaning

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Meaning of Claudia

Lame

Claudia Name Origin

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Claudia name origin
Derived from the Latin Claudius, an old Roman family name, which is from claudus (lame).Claudia was a Christian woman at Rome. According to tradition, Claudia was the daughter of king Cogidunus of Britain and the wife of the Roman knight, Pudens.
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Feminine form of CLAUDIUS. It is mentioned briefly in the New Testament. As a Christian name it was very rare until the 16th century. This was the family name of several Roman emperors of the 1st century, including the emperor known simply as Claudius. He was poisoned by his wife Agrippina in order to bring her son Nero (Claudius's stepson) to power. The name was later borne by several early saints, including a 7th-century bishop of Besançon.

Biblical: a Christian woman of Rome greeted by Paul in his second letter to Timothy. Hence, the name was used in the 16th century.
Claudia means bright star Name is originated from the Latin “Claudius”, which has borne from Latin claudus means ‘lame’. Derived from the Latin Claudius, an old Roman family name, which is from claudus (lame).Claudia was a Christian woman at Rome. According to tradition, Claudia was the daughter of king Cogidunus of Britain and the wife of the Roman knight, Pudens. This was the family name of several Roman emperors of the 1st century including the emperor known simply as Claudius. The name was later borne by several early saints including a 7th-century bishop of Besançon.
Claudia Name also appears in following Origin(s): English, German, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, Biblical, Latin
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