Origin of aurelia
Borrowed into English from New Latin around 1590–1600
- a female given name: from Latin Aurelianus, a family name.
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Examples from the Web for aurelia
Has the fair Aurelia recovered from the last night's fatigues?Vivian Grey
Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
It is of interest to consider a common animal like the jellyfish Aurelia.The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4)
J. Arthur Thomson
Now for yourself, when you left that place, did you go to Aurelia or to Campania?Meditations
That Aurelian has put to death his own niece, the princess Aurelia?'
I can tell you, what is known as yet not beyond the Emperor's palace and the priest's, Aurelia is dead!'