Definitions

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  • proper noun A female given name.

Etymologies

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From the Ancient Greek epithet of the goddess Artemis, referring to her birth on the island of Delos.

Examples

  • by delia (0 articles, 1 quicklinks, 0 diaries, 112 comments) on Wednesday, Feb 20, 2008 at 9: 33: 13 AM ardee D. Reply: How far to the right, Delia is Senator Clinton really?

    Is Obama Liberal Enough

  • She tied the last box with string and wrote the name Delia Flowers along the side, then placed it in the wheelbarrow.

    Let The Dead Lie

  • She tied the last box with string and wrote the name Delia Flowers along the side, then placed it in the wheelbarrow.

    Let The Dead Lie

  • I do hold the word Delia balanced lightly on my tongue, as if it is made up of butterflies.

    VANISHING ACTS

  • I do hold the word Delia balanced lightly on my tongue, as if it is made up of butterflies.

    VANISHING ACTS

  • I do hold the word Delia balanced lightly on my tongue, as if it is made up of butterflies.

    VANISHING ACTS

  • “Underground” was the term Delia’s children used to describe her single-minded drive to write.

    Wounderful You

  • “Underground” was the term Delia’s children used to describe her single-minded drive to write.

    Wounderful You

  • “Underground” was the term Delia’s children used to describe her single-minded drive to write.

    Devlin’s Light

  • The fairy changeling in Delia Sherman's The Changeling seemed Asperger-ish to me.

    The Fantasies of Asperger Fiction

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