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liddy

DIMINUTIVE OF:
lydia
FORM OF:
liddi
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
indo-european > hellenic > greek
ORIGIN:
greek 
NAME ROOT:
LūDóS > LYDíA
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
LūDóS ‎(Λῡδός) LYDíA (Λυδία)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Ancient Greek “Lūdós ‎(Λῡδός) Lydía (Λυδία)”, meaning “the Lydian woman, the woman of purple, an inhabitant of Lydia, a Lydian”. Lydia of Thyatira is a woman mentioned in the New Testament who is regarded as the first documented convert to Christianity in Europe. Several Christian denominations have designated her a saint. Lydia was most likely a Greek even though she lived in a Roman settlement. She was evidently a well-to-do agent of a purple-dye firm in Thyatira, a city southeast of Pergamum and approximately 40 miles inland, across the Aegean Sea from Athens. Lydós was the third king of Maeonia in succession to his father Atys. He was the third and last king of the Atyad dynasty. According to Herodotus, Maeonia became known as Lydia after Lydus's reign. Lydiane is also a town in east central Senegal in Kaolack region.
KEYWORDS:
COLORS (VIOLET / PURPLE) / BIBLICAL

Usage

  • danishdanish

Related names

VARIANTS
danish
lidia, lydia, lydie
PET & SHORT FORM
danish
lidda, lidden, liddi, lidi, lidy

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
ancient greek
lydía
basque
lide
bulgarian
lidiya
croatian
lidija
czech
lýdie
english
lydia, lyda, lidya, lydiane
faroese
lydia, lÝdia
finnish
lidia, lydia, lyydia, lyyli, lyyti
french
lydie
german
lydia
greenlandic
lydia, lydie, Lutia, Lutsia, Lutsîa, Luutsia, Luutsiia, Ulûtsîa
icelandic
lydia, lydía, lýdía
italian
lidia, lidania, lida
latin
lydia
latvian
lidija
lithuanian
lidija
macedonian
lidija
norwegian
lidia, lydia, lydie
polish
lidia
portuguese
lídia
russian
lidiya
sami - lapps
livli
serbian
lidija
slovak
lÝdia
slovene
lidija, Lidijana, Lidja
spanish
lidia
swedish
lidia, lydia, lydie
welsh
lydia

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

9
Numerological Values:
9

A number 9 person is humane and selfless. Compassion, tolerance, idealism and sensitivity are the hallmarks of number 9. Number 9 individuals often give unselfishly to others.

Chakra Number:
9: The number of the Chakra "Pineal Gland"

The Pineal Gland is about the size of a pea, and is in the center of the brain in a tiny cave behind and above the pituitary gland which lies a little behind the root of the nose. It is located directly behind the eyes, attached to the third ventricle. This chakra is also known as the upper dan tien. The ninth chakra is an interesting chakra in that it is in this chakra that all the Christ abilities lie dormant, waiting to be released and used in the outer and inner worlds. The shift in focus at this time is toward that Christ energy and the accompanying abilities that go along with it. Hence, a great deal of work and energy is now being sent into physical reality to help the individual open up and expand this energy center.

Color meaning:

It is no surprise that gold symbolizes wealth used wisely, but it is also the symbol of good health. People who favor the color gold are optimistic. The Tibetan Buddhist believes in 5 sacred stones: the crystal for light, turquoise for infinity of sea and sky, coral for life and form, gold for the golden ray of the sun, silver for the light of the moon. Gold is intimately linked with Divinity and those gods associated with the Sun. It symbolizes wealth and success.

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