Miranda

See also: miranda

EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
Miranda

Invented by William Shakespeare for a character in The Tempest; feminine of Latin mirandus (admirable).

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. A female given name from Latin.
    • ~1611 William Shakespeare: The Tempest: Act III, Scene I:
      Admir'd Miranda!
      Indeed, the top of admiration; worth
      What's dearest in the world!
  2. One of the moons of Uranus.
    • 1989, Grant Naylor, Red Dwarf: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers:
      When Red Dwarf had stopped for supplies at Miranda, he'd spent the last afternoon of his three-day ship leave and all his wages buying the smallest, healthiest animal with the best pedigree he could find.
  3. A census-designated place in Humboldt County, California, United States.
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Etymology 2Edit

MIRANDA v. ARIZONA, 384 U.S. 436 (1966), from a Spanish, Portuguese and Italian habitational surname.

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. (law enforcement) A Miranda warning

VerbEdit

Miranda (third-person singular simple present Mirandas, present participle Mirandaing, simple past and past participle Mirandaed)

  1. (transitive) To read (somebody) their rights on arrest as set out in Miranda v Arizona.
    Has the suspect been Mirandaed?

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CatalanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Miranda f

  1. Miranda

CebuanoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English Miranda.

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. a male given name from Latin
  2. Miranda; one of the moons of Uranus

Etymology 2Edit

From Spanish Miranda.

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. a surname, from Spanish

Etymology 3Edit

From MIRANDA v. ARIZONA, 384 U.S. 436 (1966).

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. (colloquial) a Miranda warning

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Miranda, based on Latin miranda.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌmiˈrɑn.daː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Mi‧ran‧da

Proper nounEdit

Miranda f

  1. Miranda

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Miranda f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Miranda
  2. Miranda (moon of Uranus)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miˈɾanda/, [miˈɾãn̪.d̪a]

Proper nounEdit

Miranda m or f

  1. A surname​.

Proper nounEdit

Miranda ?

  1. A state of Venezuela

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /miˈɾanda/, [mɪˈɾɐndɐ]

Proper nounEdit

Miranda

  1. A surname, from Spanish​, notably the surname of:
    Chito Miranda, singer-songwriter and lead member of the rock band Parokya ni Edgar

StatisticsEdit

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Miranda is the 23rd most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 141,651 individuals.