Odessa Name Meaning & Origin
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Form of Odysseus
Pronounced (o DEH sah)
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Odessa Is a town in the United states. There is one in Texas which was named after the port in Ukraine by the immigrants who had just moved from there. There is also an Odessa, Wa.
My daughter's name is Odessa Danielle. She is 2 years old, we call her Dessa for short. Everyone loves her name.
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Dessie, Dessa, Odie, Essie, Essa, Dess, Ode, Otis
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Feminine form of Odysseus (M), therefore meaning odyssey.
the Greeks borrowed the word Odessa came from, meaning "marine"
Ukrainian meaning place name
Greek meaning full of wrath
Literal meaning "The beginning of a long journey"
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Odessa Whitmire, Fashion Designer, At Some odd Rubies.
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