[thee-uh-doh-shee-uh, -shuh]


a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “god-given.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, from Greek Theodosia, literally "gift of the gods," from theos "god" (see Thea) + dosis "a giving," from stem of didonai "to give" (see date (n.1)).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper