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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A female given name.
  • proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Sophia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Wisdom.

Etymologies

The French equivalent, and also an English pet form, of Sophia, from Ancient Greek σοφία ("wisdom"). (Wiktionary)

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