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Name Origins of CHLOË

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Julie Helen Otto

Julie Helen Otto
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CHLOË (f) (Greek ‘the first light-green shoot of a plant in spring’): Originally an epithet for the great earth goddess Demeter, this name comes into English via Greek and Latin pastoral literature.

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