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  • How many people with the first name Belladonna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 235 babies born with the first name Belladonna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Belladonna to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Belladonna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2001 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Belladonna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Belladonna is Friday, October 1st, 1915.
  • What year had the most people named Belladonna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Belladonna was in 2009 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Belladonna Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Belladonna is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Belladonna: Your name in reverse order is Annodalleb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Enblladona. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bel`la*don"na
An herbaceous European plant (Atropa belladonna) with reddish bell-shaped flowers and shining black berries. The whole plant and its fruit are very poisonous, and the root and leaves are used as powerful medicinal agents. Its properties are largely due to the alkaloid atropine which it contains. Called also deadly nightshade.A species of Amaryllis Amaryllis belladonna); the belladonna lily.

Etymology: It., literally fine lady; bella beautiful + donna lady

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An alkaloidal extract or tincture of the poisonous belladonna plant that is used medicinally
  2. Perennial Eurasian herb with reddish bell-shaped flowers and shining black berries; extensively grown in United States; roots and leaves yield atropine

Borrowing from Italian belladonna (bella donna, literally “beautiful lady”), altered by folk etymology from Medieval Latin blādōna (“nightshade”), from Gaulish *blātōnā, blātunā, from Proto-Celtic *blātus (“flower”), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰléh₃tus, from *bʰleh₃- (“blossom, flower”). The folk etymology was motivated by the cosmetic use of nightshade for dilating the eyes.

  1. A plant, Atropa belladonna, having purple bell-shaped flowers and poisonous black glossy berries.
  2. An alkaloid extracted from this plant, sometimes used medicinally, containing atropine.

belladonna was also found in the following language(s): Dutch, Finnish, Italian, and Latin

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What does the name Belladonna mean?

Bis for bestow, as you give so much.

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Lis for lucky, who is more?

Lis for little, the little things you do.

Ais for attractive, inside and out

Dis for delight, a surprise from within.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

Ais for aspirations, many to be attained

Past life for Belladonna born Sep 18, 1922

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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 Mongolia approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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