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Shakti

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges

in A Dictionary of First Names

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198610601
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191726675
Shakti

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Sanskrit:

‘power’, in particular the power of a deity, personified as his wife; especially a byname of Shiva's wife.

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Subjects: Names Studies

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