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Not Griselda, Not Brunhilda

No, not Brunhilda. Venetian women of the Middle Ages had quite distinctive names. I came across this list in Pompeo Molmenti’s history series, Venice: Part I, Vol. II, page 49.┬áCheck these out: Names starting with vowels–Aloica, Engranata, Uliosa, Olimpiade, Istriana, … Continue reading

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