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  • proper n. A female given name.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of Nolidæ, founded by Leach in 1819, by him placed in Pyrales, by others referred to Bombyces.

Etymologies

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From Finola, from Irish Fionnghuala. In The U.S.A. also interpreted as a feminine form of Nolan.

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