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Name:  Dinah

First letter:  D

Meaning:  (pronounced Dy-an-uh) And Originating In Latin And Was The Name Of The Greek Goddess Of The Moon And Hunting.

History of name: 
Not mentioned in the Christian Bible other than in the format of her Greek name (Artemis) where she is mentioned in a number of places in Acts 19 such as Acts 19:35 "The city clerk quieted the crowd and said: "Men of Ephesus, doesn't all the world know that the city of Ephesus is the guardian of the temple of the great Artemis and of her image, which fell from heaven?" Perhaps the most famous religious connection is perhaps Blessed Diana d’Andalo. her family, in order to kepe her close by and safe, helped her found the monastery of Saint Agnes in Bologna in 1222,on land her father owned. She and several other sisters, including Blessed Cecilia of Bologna and Blessed Amata of Bologna lived out their days there.

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