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Type Surname (from given name)
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.LMS on 6/6/2016
Meaning & History
Greek reduced and altered form of the personal name Isidoros
), altered by folk etymology as if derived from sidero
‘iron’ (classical Greek sideron
), and hence regarded as an omen name: ‘may the child grow up to be as strong as iron’.