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Origin and Meaning of Amanita

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     Indian (Sanskrit)
     Native American

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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Amanita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Modesty and humility".
  • A submission from Sweden says the name Amanita means "A type of mushroom." and is of Latin origin.
  • According to a user from Colorado, U.S., the name Amanita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Modesty, Humility".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Am`a*ni"ta
A genus of poisonous fungi of the family Agaricaceæ, characterized by having a volva, an annulus, and white spores. The species resemble edible mushrooms, and are frequently mistaken for them. Amanita muscaria, syn. Agaricus muscarius, is the fly amanita, or fly agaric; and Agaricus phalloides is the death cup (or death cap).

Etymology: NL. See Amanitine

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  1. Genus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions

From Ancient Greek αμανίτης (amanítēs).

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Pluteaceae â€“ the amanita mushrooms.

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Fun Facts about the name Amanita

  • How Popular is the name Amanita? Amanita is the 89,906th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Amanita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Amanita in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amanita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Amanita first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Amanita is Wednesday, March 16th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Amanita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amanita was in 1973 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Amanita: Your name in reverse order is Atinama. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ianatam. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Amanita born Nov 18, 2006

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Burma approximately on 1525. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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