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Origin and Meaning of Dumbledore

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Compound of dumble (similar to bumble) +‎ dor (“a buzzing flying insect”).

  1. (dialectal) A bumblebee.
  2. (dialectal) A beetle, typically a cockchafer or dung beetle.
  3. (dialectal) A dandelion.
  4. (slang) A blundering person.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dumbledore

Albus Dumbledore is a fictional character.


Fun Facts about the name Dumbledore

  • How unique is the name Dumbledore? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Dumbledore was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
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Past life for Dumbledore born Jul 23, 2008

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 Wales approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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