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Origin of the name SURAYYA.
Etymology of the name SURAYYA.
Meaning of the baby name SURAYYA.

  

SURAYYA (ملکه).  From Surayyá, the Persian name for the "Pleiades." (An English-Persian Dictionary, Wollaston, 1882).  Also spelled Soraya.  And see Thurayya

4 Arab. "Surayyá" in Dictionaries a dim. of Sarwá = moderately rich. It may either denote abundance of rain or a number of stars forming a constellation. Hence in Job (xxxviii. 31) it is called a heap (kimah). (The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Smithers, v.7, 1894)

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