Pet Name: Lucrece

Gender: Primarily Female

The meaning of the name Lucrece is Wealth

The origin of the name Lucrece is French

Notes: French form of the name Lucretia, which comes from the Roman surname Lucretius. From the Latin word lucrum, meaning "wealth, profit." The same root as the word "lucrative." In Roman lore, Lucretia was a noblewoman in ancient Rome who was raped by Sextus Tarquinius, an Etruscan prince. This caused a rebellion that overthrew the Roman monarchy and led to it being a republic. The rape of Lucrece is a play by William Shakespeare.

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