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[fuh-lish-uh, -lish-ee-uh, -lee-shuh, -lis-ee-uh] /fəˈlɪʃ ə, -ˈlɪʃ i ə, -ˈli ʃə, -ˈlɪs i ə/
a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “happy.”. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Felicia's flowers had begun to droop, nor could all her care rescue the fresh green of her lawn from turning to a dingy brown.

    Chronicles of Dustypore Henry Stewart Cunningham
  • I shall judge of your wisdom,” answered Felicia, with a smile, “by your choice.

  • Sounds fishy, said one, immediately detecting that this statement conflicted with the one made by Felicia.

    Frank Merriwell's Triumph Burt L. Standish
  • Some do this from mere bashfulness, but Felicia showed no bashfulness in any other way.

    A Forgotten Hero Emily Sarah Holt
  • It was Merriwells plan, of which he had spoken, to take Felicia to Denver and find her a home there where she could attend school.

    Frank Merriwell's Triumph Burt L. Standish
  • “What will become of me is already settled,” replied Felicia demurely.

    A Forgotten Hero Emily Sarah Holt
Word Origin and History for Felicia

fem. proper name, from Latin felix (genitive felicis) "happy" (see felicity).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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