Dahlia Name Meaning & Origin
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dahlia is a flower and my sister
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Lia, Dolly, Dala, Dahl . mummy dahls.
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The name Dahlia is taken from the genus of flowers, named for 18th-century botanist Anders Dahl. (The name Dalia has separate origins.)
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Dahlia Lithwick, journalist covering legal issues and the U.S. courts
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"The Black Dahlia," real-life unsolved murder case of Elizabeth Short that has been the subject of books, movies, and tv shows.
dahlia32: I was named after a 1940s romance movie "The Blue Dahlia".