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  1. a female given name: from a Russian word meaning “faith.”
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Examples from the Web for veras

Historical Examples of veras

  • Leilas face was aglow with a new-found happiness as she and Marjorie ran up the stairs to Veras room.

    Marjorie Dean College Freshman

    Pauline Lester

  • It was a sort of illumination of which Veras face is incapable; her gaiety is always clouded with irony.

  • It had therefore been regularly organized as a sorority one evening 112 in Leilas and Veras room.

Word Origin and History for veras


fem. proper name, from Latin, literally "true" (see very).

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