Delora Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Dolores:
Derived from the Spanish dolores (sorrows, aches). The name, bestowed in honor of the Virgin Mary, "Maria de los Dolores" (Mary of the Sorrows), makes reference to the seven sorrows of Mary in her relationship with her son.
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It's incorrect that Delora is only a variant of Dolores.
It has a separate meaning: from the water (from French, "De l'eau").
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