Myra

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First used by the poet Fulke Greville, possibly as an anagram of Mary.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Myra

  1. A female given name.
    • 1633 Fulke Greville, Cælica, Sonnet XXVIII:
      My Saint is dear to me, / Myra herself is she, / She fair and true. / Myra that knows to move / Passions of love with love: / Fortune, Adieu.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Μύρα (Múra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Myra n pl (genitive Myrōrum); second declension

  1. A town of Lycia situated on a hill

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Plural
nominative Myra
genitive Myrōrum
dative Myrīs
accusative Myra
ablative Myrīs
vocative Myra

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