What does angelica mean?


Gender: Feminine

Usage: English, Italian, Romanian

Pronounced: an-JEL-i-ka (English), ahn-je-LEE-kah (Italian) [key]
Derived from Latin angelicus meaning "angelic", ultimately related to Greek αγγελος (angelos) "messenger". This is the name of Juliet's nurse in Shakespeare's play 'Romeo and Juliet', though she is only briefly mentioned.

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