A TO Z: The Untold Stories of Our Names


A TO Z: The Untold Stories of Our Names

LIO YEUNG    Book Number: 90042    Product format: Hardback

Bold colourful artwork on every page by the award-winning art director and designer, learn the meanings of around 100 names from Aaliyah, the feminine version of Ali meaning 'sublime' in the Arabic language, Emily meaning eager, rival, industrious with an origin of English, Latin, Valentina meaning strong and sound and Zoe originating from the Greek word that means 'life'. Ferris is an Anglicised version of the Old Gaelic name O'Fearghusa with the elements of ' 'fear' or 'vigour'. William is hardy, Zetta has a lucky number. For each name there is a grid of four colourful fun images for little ones to follow and at the bottom the meaning, origin and pronunciation of each name for word lovers of every age. Over 200 alphabetical characters in colour and a library of close to 500 name meanings for inspiration. Beautifully designed and produced, 288pp of stories and designs, dedication page, blue jacket, first edition.
Published price: £16.95
Bibliophile price: £6.00


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ISBN 9789887774754
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