Eunice

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Etymology[edit]

A biblical name from Ancient Greek εὖ (, good) + νίκη (níkē, victory). [1]

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Eunice

  1. A female given name.
    • 1611, Bible (Authorized, or King James, Version)[1]: 2 Timothy 1: 5:
      When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice; and I am persuaded that in thee also.
  2. A city in Louisiana
  3. A city in New Mexico

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  1. ^ Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: A Concise Dictionary of First Names. Oxford University Press 2001.