Meaning:Daughter of King Lear
If you're looking for a powerful name with a literary flair, consider Goneril, a feminine name of English origin. This name comes from William Shakespeare's iconic play, The Tragedy of King Lear. In the play, Goneril is the oldest of the King's three daughters with an unquenchable thirst for the throne. Goneril is a character who will do whatever it takes to get what she wants, giving the name connotations of ambition, influence, and strength. Striking and memorable, it is a fierce option for your little firecracker.
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