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Paris

From the Shakespearean play Romeo & Juliet

Origin

  • French
  • Greek: Original meaning uncertain, though the modern meaning refers to the French capital; As a man''s name, Paris is most recognized for a well-known character of Greek mythology. Paris fell in love with and abducted Helen of Troy, the beautiful wife of King Menelaus. This led to the Trojan War, during which Paris killed the Greek hero Achilles with a bow and arrow.
  • Latin

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2

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