AskDefine | Define Vera

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English

Etymology 1

Borrowed in the nineteenth century from the virtue name Вера. By folk etymology it has also been explained as Latin vera.

Proper noun

  1. A given name.
Translations
female given name
  • Danish: Vera
  • Finnish: Veera
  • German: Vera
  • Japanese: ヴェラ (Vera)
  • Norwegian: Vera
  • Russian: Вера
  • Swedish: Vera

Etymology 2

From

Proper noun

  1. A surname of Spanish origin.

Danish

Proper noun

  1. A given name, cognate to English Vera.

German

Proper noun

  1. A given name, cognate to English Vera.

Icelandic

Proper noun

  1. A given name, cognate to English Vera.

Norwegian

Proper noun

  1. A given name, cognate to English Vera.

Swedish

Proper noun

  1. A given name, cognate to English Vera.

Extensive Definition

Vera may mean:
A place:
A work of art:
A person:
In computing:
  • OpenVera, a hardware verification language
Other uses:
Vera in German: Vera
Vera in Spanish: Vera
Vera in French: Vera
Vera in Dutch: Vera
Vera in Norwegian: Vera (andre betydninger)
Vera in Portuguese: Vera
Vera in Slovak: Viera
Vera in Finnish: Vera (täsmennyssivu)
Vera in Volapük: Vera
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