Roxana

Roxana

rahk-san-ə

The baby girl name Roxana represent unique meaning, Latin form of Ρωξανη (Roxane), the Greek form of the Persian or Bactrian name روشنک (Roshanak) which meant "bright" or "dawn". This was the name of Alexander the Great's first wife, a daughter of the Bactrian nobleman Oxyartes. In the modern era it came into use during the 17th century. In the English-speaking world it was popularized by Daniel Defoe, who used it in his novel 'Roxana' (1724)., is popular among english ethenicity or origin.

In native script, the name Roxana is written as Ρωξανη(Ancient Greek) and pronounce as rahk-san-ə, the name contain around 3 syllables in pronouciations.


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