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Name Group Eglantine

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Group info:
Meaning/translation:eglantine, sweet briar
Language of origin:English
Info about origin:use of the name of the plant eglantine (also called sweet briar) as a given name
 first use as a given name in The Prioress's Tale from Chaucer (England, 14th century AD)
 the word itself has Old French and ultimatively Latin roots
Words:the eglantine  English
 aiglent = the dog rose  Old French
 acus = the needle  Latin
Variants' top ranks:394:Eglantine France 2002
Name variants:

All variants, grouped by language of use

LanguageFemale VariantsMale Variants
EnglishEglantine, Eglentyne 
Name variants:

2 female name variants, sorted by name and gender

NameLanguages of Use
EglantineFrench, English