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Origin and Meaning of Pendragon

The name "Pendragon" is of Anglo-Saxon origin, and it means "From the dragon's enclosed land". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Pen"drag*on
A chief leader or a king; a head; a dictator; -- a title assumed by the ancient British chiefs when called to lead other chiefs.
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  1. The supreme war chief of the ancient Britons

From Welsh pen, "head, chief, top" and dragon, "dragon; (figuratively) warrior"; borrowed from the Latin word dracō, plural dracōnēs, "dragon[s]" literally means "Chief-Dragon" or "Head-Dragon", but in a figurative sense, "chief leader", "chief of warriors", "commander-in-chief", "generalissimo", or "chief governor". 

  1. A chief war leader, king, or dictator -- a title assumed by the ancient British chiefs when called to lead other chiefs.

What does the name Pendragon mean?

Pis for passion, your fire!

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Dis for dandy, a description of you!

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Gis for gem, the jewel you are.

Ois for objective, always impartial

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Past life for Pendragon born Jun 13, 1956

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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