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What’s that name?

12 Apr

From the fyi department. Kiera (pronounced KEER-uh) is a Gaelic name with two meanings:

  • Lady; woman
  • Dark hair; dark one

It took us a while to decide how to spell it, and we landed here. It fits.

Jade is an English name meaning “precious stone.”   The Jade  gemstone held unique symbolic/mythical energy and powers in various cultures throughout the history of humankind. It most often shines in various shades of green.  It also starts with “J,” a middle name tradition in our family that is derived from the Clevelands here in Montrose (all of Jaimie’s brothers and sisters, and many cousins, have first names starting with J).

So, that’s our newest little girl’s name. And, not much of any of that had anything to do with why we named her Kiera Jade… 🙂

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2 Comments

Posted by on April 12, 2010 in etc.

 

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2 responses to “What’s that name?

  1. Kelly

    April 14, 2010 at 11:11 am

    “Dark hair”, huh? How did you know?? 🙂
    BTW – I love her name!
    Gramma Kelly

     
  2. Kelly

    April 17, 2010 at 1:01 pm

    And glad to see what you are reading these days!

     

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