Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name used since the twentieth century.

Etymologies

Originally the French spelling of Надя (Nádja), an informal Russian pet form of the virtue name Надежда (Nadéžda, Nadezhda) "hope". (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Nadia is not as impressive a singer as Carrie or Vonzelle, but she certainly makes up for it by looking comfortable on the stage.

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  • Nadia is skimming by with everything that she does.

    AI4 – Group of 9

  • So saying, she called Nadia back to her side, and entered the

    The Gambler

  • While Jazz made her phone call Nadia knelt at the chair and got back to the part that confused her the most.

    Haven

  • So saying, she called Nadia back to her side, and entered the Casino, where she joined the rest of our party.

    The Gambler

  • The Egyptian sister contacted me due to my name Nadia, thinking I was an Arab.

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  • Nadia is clearly better than he is and her leaving before Scott is extremely sad even though I knew she’s another one that wouldn’t have won it all.

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  • You can tag along with V.I. Warshawski as she runs towards the shots and a victim known as Nadia in an excerpt at our website.

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  • I have meant to call Nadia but it still seems too weird.

    after the kiss

  • One of the most unexpected disappointments of my life came at the hands of a woman I will call Nadia Gmez.

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