Milicent

[ mil-uh-suh nt ]
/ ˈmɪl ə sənt /
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noun

a female given name.
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Milicent


fem. proper name, earlier Malasintha, from shortened form of Old High German Amalswind, literally "strong in work," from amal "work" + *swind "strong" (cf. Old English swið "strong," gesund "healthy").

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