Nightingale Name Origin, Meaning and Family History
Nightingale Name Meaning: From Middle English nighti(n)gale (Old English nihtegal, from niht â€˜nightâ€™ + galan â€˜singâ€™).
The name is of Anlgo-Saxon origin and more than likely given as a nickname, for someone with a good,sweet or harmonious voice.
The most famous bearer was Florence Nightingale (1820-1910),\"the Lady of the Lamp\".
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