Temperance

moderation
ORIGIN: British
POPULARITY: 1,803
Temperance as a girl's name is of English origin meaning "moderation". It is a Puritan virtue name. Temperance applies to moderate consumption of food and drink. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the temperance movement went further and attempted to ban liquor totally.

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