Prunella

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Gender: F Meaning of Prunella: "small plum" Origin of Prunella: Latin

Most ella names are hot, but this is one that won't catch fire because of the disagreeable connotations of prunes.

Famous People Named Prunella

Prunella Scales (born Prunella Margaret Rumney Illingworth), English actress
Prunella Gee, English actress
Prunella Jane Ransome, English actress
Prunella Clough, English artist

Pop Culture References for the name Prunella

Prunella Deegan, character on animated series "Arthur"
"Prunella, or, Love in a Dutch Garden," play by Laurence Housman and Harley Granville-Barker
Prunella, Italian fairy tale
Prunella (1788-1811), a British racehorse and later "one of the most important broodmares in the history of the Thoroughbred breed"
"Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut," children's book by Margaret Atwood

Prunella's International Variations

Prunelle, Prune (French)