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Rhoda

[roh-duh] /ˈroʊ də/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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  • "The fact is that he's put his foot in it, and had a sound snub," said Rhoda.

    Abington Abbey Archibald Marshall
  • "You certainly hit the bull's eye that time," was Rhoda's comment.

  • Robert believed that if he might look upon that adorable face for many days together, he could thrust Rhoda's from his memory.

    Rhoda Fleming, Complete George Meredith
  • Grace and Rhoda were with him and all wore smiles to match the morning.

  • Then he began to display a quite unprecedented liberality in providing Rhoda's clothes.

    A Charming Fellow, Volume I (of 3) Frances Eleanor Trollope
Rhoda in the Bible

a rose, the damsel in the house of Mary, the mother of John Mark. She came to hearken when Peter knocked at the door of the gate (Acts 12:12-15).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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