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  • proper n. A female given name
  • proper n. Hindu god of death; opposite of Kama.
  • proper n. Slavic goddess of winter and death; Marena or Maržanna.
  • n. A member of a predominantly agricultural tribe of southern Assam and western Burma


From Hebrew, meaning bitterness. The modern given name may also be shortened from Maria or Tamara. (Wiktionary)



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