Thekla Name Meaning & Origin

Thekla

Pronunciation: TEH-klə (key)

Related Names:

Tecla, Thecla

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This name, along with its various spellings of Tecla, Theckla, and Teckla are descended from the Greek Theokleia meaning "Glory to God". St. Thekla is considered the first female martyr in Catholicism.

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