Felicia

[fuh-lish-uh, -lish-ee-uh, -lee-shuh, -lis-ee-uh]
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noun

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

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Contemporary Examples of felicia

Historical Examples of felicia

  • Felicia soon grew weary of the game of fire building and begged off.

    The Forbidden Trail

    Honor Willsie

  • Felicia, who was in Roger's lap, trembled with excitement and pleasure.

    The Forbidden Trail

    Honor Willsie

  • Felicia set her basket in the sand and rushed into her sister's arms.

    The Forbidden Trail

    Honor Willsie

  • "Of course, we're delighted to stay," he exclaimed, tossing Felicia to his shoulder.

    The Forbidden Trail

    Honor Willsie

  • Come on, Felicia, let's make a fire of grease wood so he can find us.

    The Forbidden Trail

    Honor Willsie


Word Origin and History for felicia

Felicia

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper