Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name.
  • proper n. A surname of Spanish origin.

Etymologies

Borrowed in the nineteenth century from the Russian virtue name Вера (Véra, "faith"). By folk etymology it has also been explained as Latin vera ("true"). (Wiktionary)
From Spanish (Wiktionary)

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