home the nonprofit bookstore
Shopping Cart Your Shopping Cart

Your Account

The Nonprofit Bookstore Supporting EducationOur mission...

Left endsubjectsReaderPublishersabout usRight end

Cajun & Creole Baby Names
Noms des Bébés

AEE
Laminate
booksXYZ price: $12.95
$0.65 of your order (5%) will be donated to the school of your choice.

VIEW MORE BOOKS LIKE THIS ONE

BOOK SUMMARY
1200+ historical names, with variations, meanings, and origins.

Submit a book review

BOOK EXCERPTS
A sampling of names from the book. Italics indicate female names.

Ysabeau (Sp). Var Élise, Élizabeth (Hebrew). "Consecrated to God."

Cyriaque (Gk). "Sunday child." St. Cyriac was a three-year-old child martyred with his mother ca. 300 A.D.

René, Renée (Fr). [Reginald.] "Mighty, powerful."

Bérengère (Germ). "Bear spear." Bérengère of Navarre was the wife of Richard Coeur-de-lion (the Lion-Heart).

Sabin, Sabine (Fr). The Sabines were an ancient people of central Italy. Legend says that Romulus and his men kidnapped the women of the Sabines, and took them as wives.

Rémy (Fr). "From Rheims; one who cures." St. Remegius baptized Clovis in 6thC. Rémi, Rémie.

Clovis (Teut). "Renowned in battle." Ancient form of the name "Louis." King Clovis I was the first Christian king of the Franks, ruling much of present-day France.

Électra (Gk). "Shining, brilliant." In mythology, the daughter of Agamemnon, leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War.

Émérant (Eng). "Emerald."

Ghislain, Ghislaine (Germ). "Pledge."

SUGGESTED LINKS
AEE


MORE BOOK INFO
ISBN: 0967295017
ISBN(13-digit): 9780967295015
Copyright: 1999
Book Publisher: AEE Workshop
Binding: Plastic Comb
No. of Pages: 190
Paper Weight (lb): 24#



definitions
nubbing-cheat:  down
arrow




quotes
All that is necessary for the triumph ...  down
arrow