Name Decoder: Siblings

Dee Black from Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

meaning: Dee as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Dee). It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Dee is "swarthy". Short form of names beginning with the letter D.

Paige Young from Angelfall by Susan Ee.

meaning: Paige as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Paige). It is of English origin, and the meaning of Paige is "young servant". A page in medieval households was usually a young boy whose service was the first step in his training as a knight. Use may possibly indicate an ancestor who was a page.

Jeremy from Struck by Jennifer Bosworth

meaning: Variant of Jeremiah, in use since the Middle Ages. Modern use may have been inspired by a character named Jeremy on the 1960s TV series "Here Come the Brides". Actor Jeremy Irons; football player Jeremy Shockey.

Sam from On the Edge of Humanity by S. B. Alexander

meaning: Sam as a boy's name (also used as girl's
SamNickname of Samuel or Samson, sometimes used as an independent name. 

Caleb Prior from Divergent by Veronica Roth

meaningCaleb is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Caleb is "faithdevotionwhole hearted". Biblical: Caleb, a companion of Moses and Joshua, was noted for his astute powers of observation and fearlessness in the face of overwhelming odds; his devotion to God is symbolized by the "dog" in some traditions. The name was popular among the Puritans, and was introduced by them to America.

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