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Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Thekla. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

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Origin and Meaning

From the Ancient Greek name Θεκλα (Thekla), a short form of Θεοκλεια (Theokleia), a female form of Θεοκλῆς (Theoklés) meaning 'glory of god'

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