Prudence Name Meaning & Origin

Prudence

Pronunciation: PROO-dəns (key)

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Nicknames for Prudence

Prue, Prudy, Pru, Prude, Prune, Rude, Rudy, Rue

Meanings and history of the name Prudence

Prudence, meaning "sensible, prudent" "cautious" "intelligent", is a virtue name like Hope and Faith.

Famous real-life people named Prudence

Prudence Farrow, sister to Mia Farrow, and inspiration for the Beatles song.

Prudence in song, story & screen

"Dear Prudence", song by the Beatles
Prudence Leseur- The name of the main characters sister in 'Don't call me Ishmael''.
Prudence Halliwell " Charmed".
Prudence Everett, young daughter of the Professor on the 1970s series "Nanny and the Professor", played by Kim Richards.
A character in the film "Across the Universe"
Prudence- "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austin
Prudence- a prestigious character in the "Arthur" kids book/tv series
Prudence- one of Valerie's frienemies in "Red Ridinghood" the movie
Prudence Pimpleton, girl friend of Fearless Fosdick in the Little Abner comic strip.

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