Saturday, November 3, 2007

the name

delia mae

delia:
It's an Irish name. This name means: Derived from the Irish name Brighid, meaning 'the high one' or 'strength.' Brighid was a mythological Celtic goddess of fire and poetry. This name has been used regularly in the British Isles since the 17th century. 'Strength'

mae: (named after my maternal grandmother)
It's a French name. This name means: May. In Roman mythology Maia: (source of the month May) was goddess of spring growth