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'''Maura''' is a [[Hobbitish]] name probably meaning "experience, wise".
 
'''Maura''' is a [[Hobbitish]] name probably meaning "experience, wise".
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It was the first name of [[Frodo Baggins|Maura Labingi]].
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The word has similarities to archaic [[Rohirric]] ''maur'' meaning "experienced". It probably comes from a [[Mannish]] root *MUR
 
The word has similarities to archaic [[Rohirric]] ''maur'' meaning "experienced". It probably comes from a [[Mannish]] root *MUR

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Maura is a Hobbitish name probably meaning "experience, wise".

It was the first name of Maura Labingi.

Etymology

The word has similarities to archaic Rohirric maur meaning "experienced". It probably comes from a Mannish root *MUR

Translations

Inspiration

The English translation "Frodo" comes from Old English fród meaning "wise by experience"

References