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Nona

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Latin
"ninth"

Nona Origin and Meaning

The name Nona is girl's name of Latin origin meaning "ninth".
Nona is a name sometimes given to the ninth child -- but unlikely to serve that purpose today. Musical cred: the name of a song by Motley Crue.

In Roman mythology, Nona was also a goddess of pregnancy and the spinner of the thread of life.

Nona was the mother of Saint David, the patron saint of Wales, and said to be a cousin of King Arthur. There is a childrens' book called Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola and an eponymous 1978 Stephen King short story.

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Famous People Named Nona

  • Saint Nonavirgin martyr of Brabant
  • Nona Marvisa GayeAmerican singer; daughter of singer Marvin Gaye
  • Nona HendryxAmerican singer
  • Nona Lovell BrooksAmerican Christian mystic
  • Nona Marie InvieAmerican musician
  • Nona LimmenDutch photographer
  • Nona Plumdaughter of blogger Kristen Gregg

Nona in Pop Culture

  • Nonagoddess of destiny in Roman mythology
  • Strega Nonachildren's book by Tomie dePaola and its main character
  • Nonathe girl in Bowling For Soup's "Girl All the Bad Guys Want"
  • Nona Clarkcharacter on TV's "666 Park Avenue"
  • Nona Mecklenbergcharacter on TV's "The Adventures of Pete & Pete"
  • Nonacharacter in video game "Oxenfree"
  • "Nona" short story by Stephen King and its title character
  • Nona Greymain protagonist in Red Sister by Mark Lawrence