Mystery Monday: Yentadona

Every Monday we will post an entry that hasn’t yet been published with a view towards harnessing the collective onomastic power of the internet. If you have any thoughts about the name’s origin, other variants it might be related to, other examples of its use, etc., please share them in the comments! If you wish to browse other Mystery Monday names, there is an index.

Today our name is a feminine Italian name:
We actually have a number of examples of this name from this particular source, but haven’t found it in any other context. Do you recognize it? Have you found any other examples? Let us know!



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2 responses to “Mystery Monday: Yentadona

  1. If it’s Latin, the “dona” part could refer to gifts. Yenta doesn’t look Latin though…I wonder if this is a hybrid name?

    What was the source?

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