Temperance Name Meaning & Origin

Temperance

Pronunciation: TEHM-per-ins (key)

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A virtue name referring to the practice of moderation and self-control

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The boy king of England, Edward VI, referred to his sister Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth I) as his "sweet sister Temperance".

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Temperance Brennan, a fictional forensic anthropologist featured in the series of novels by Kathy Reichs and the Fox television adaptation, Bones

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