What is the origin of the name Mark Twain?

Answer Mark Twain was the pen name of writer Samuel Langhorne Clemens, and it originated from the time Clemens spent as a riverboat pilot. The word "mark" indicated that the river's depth was 6 feet, and ... Read More »

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Why did Mark Twain change his name?

We do not know for sure why Sam Clemens changed his name to Mark Twain. We do, however, know how he got the name; that knowledge gives us some clues.Original nameMark Twain's birth name was Samuel ... Read More »

What is the meaning of the name Lis?

Lis is a girl’s name used in Scandinavian countries as a short form of Elizabeth (from the Hebrew meaning “God is perfection, God is my oath”) or Lisa (itself a short form of Elizabeth). Lis ... Read More »

What is the meaning of the name Zoe?

Zoe is a girl's name used since the 19th century in English-speaking countries. It means "life" in Greek, and in Greece it was used as a transliteration of the biblical name "Eve."References:Behind... Read More »