meaning of Amias

Amias meaning in Names Dictionary

From the Old French title derived from Latin 'amatus' definition adored. Used since at the least the twelfth century. Used by 19th century British copywriter Charles Kingsley for hero of his book 'Westward Ho!'.
Name Origin: French
Name Gender: Male

Sentence Examples with the word Amias

At Limington he came into conflict with law and order as represented by the sheriff, Sir Amias Paulet, who is said by Cavendish to have placed Wolsey in the stocks; Wolsey retaliated long afterwards by confining Paulet to his chambers in the Temple for five or six years.

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