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Priscilla Name Meaning

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Priscilla

   

Meaning of Priscilla

In American meaning is : Ancient
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Priscilla Name Origin

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Priscilla name origin
 This name come from the Latin Prisca, a feminine form of Priscus, which is a Roman surname derived from priscus -ancient, primitive.
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The girl's name Priscilla is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "ancient, venerable".

Priscilla and her husband Aquila were friends and assistants of Paul, who stayed in their house at Corinth for eighteen months.

Saint Prisca was a woman who lived in Roman times. At the age of 13, she was tortured and beheaded because she refused to give up her Christian faith. She was later made into a saint and martyr for the Catholic Church.
 This name come from the Latin Prisca, a feminine form of Priscus, which is a Roman surname derived from priscus -ancient, primitive. Priscilla is a delicate name that means YOUNG, BEAUTIFUL, AND TROUBLEMAKER. Diminutive form of the Latin Prisca, a feminine form of Priscus, which is a Roman surname derived from priscus (ancient, primitive). Priscilla name was borne from the 1st century Saint Prisca, a young woman martyred under Claudius II. This name was mostly adopted from English Puritans in the 17th century and it saw a revival in the 19th century. Priscilla is the feminine from of the En
Priscilla Name also appears in following Origin(s): Hebrew
Priscilla also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, Biblical, British, Chinese
Famous Name Priscilla
Priscilla Almeida
from Brazil, won the 2004 Miss Earth pageant held in the Philippines. In winning Miss Earth, Brazil became the first country to win the "Big Four" in beauty pageants. She is 5'10" tall with a 35"-24"-35" figure also claimed the Best in National Costume Award. She also won the Miss Globe 2003 pageant.Priscilla co-hosted the Miss Earth pageant coronation night for two succeeding years. She first co-hosted the Miss Earth 2006 won by Hil Hernández of Chile that took place on November 26, 2006 in the grounds of the National Museum in Manila, Philippines.[1] and Miss Earth 2007 won by Jessica Trisko of Canada, which took place on November 11, 2007 at the University of the Philippines Theater in Quezon City, Philippines.[2]
 
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Meaning of Priscilla in German origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.