Dolores

[ duh-lawr-is, -lohr- ]
/ dəˈlɔr ɪs, -ˈloʊr- /
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noun

a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “sorrows.”
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Dolores


fem. proper name, from Spanish Maria de los Dolores, literally "Mary of the Sorrows," from plural of dolor, from Latin dolor "pain, sorrow."

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