Milicent

Milicent

[mil-uh-suhnt]
noun
a female given name.
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Milicent
fem. proper name, earlier Malasintha, from aphetic form of O.H.G. Amalswind, lit. "strong in work," from amal "work" + *swind "strong" (cf. O.E. swið "strong," gesund "healthy").
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