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Origin of the name INA.
Etymology of the name INA.
Meaning of the baby name INA.

  

INA.  Unisex.  Chamorro name, derived from the vocabulary word ina, meaning "to illuminate, to light up."

ina, v. tr.; also aclara; ñâ-fanuñgô:—to light up; to illuminate.  (Dictionary & Grammar of the Chamorro Language, Preissig, 1918)

INA.  f.  English.  A nickname for longer names ending with -ina.

INA.  m.  Anglo-Saxon name, possibly derived from inn, meaning "home," or innian, "to entertain."

    Förstemann refers inn to Ang.-Sax. inn, domus.  But the verb innian, to entertain, may be suggested. (The Teutonic Name-system, Ferguson, 1864)

    Peter's Pence,.. was originally a tax of one penny per household levied by Ina, King of the West Saxons, in the year 725, for the purpose of endowing an English college at Rome, the said tax being collected at High Mass on the Feast of St. Peter... (More About Names, Wagner, 1893)

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