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Adelfina

English translation/equivalent: Adelfina

Origin: Derived from the Greek adelphòs "brother," Latinized in Rome during the Imperial era into Adelphius "brother of God."

Name Day/Onomastico: August 29—St. Adelfo, bishop of Metz.

Related Name/Other Italian Forms: feminine form of Adelfo

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