Brenda


Brenda

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Brenda is a female given name adopted from Old Norse brandr "sword". It is rarely a variant form of Brittany.

Brenda is a female name that can refer to:

*Brenda, character from "Perfect Hair Forever"
*Brenda, British nickname for Queen Elizabeth II; derived from a running joke in "Private Eye" magazine
*Brenda, nickname of Rope Girl, character from the animated Disney show "Teamo Supremo"
*Brenda Archer, Guyanese high jumper
*Brenda Barrett, character on the soap opera "General Hospital"
*Brenda Bates, character in "Urban Legend"
*Brenda Blethyn, English actress
*Brenda Bruce, English actress
*Brenda Bufalino, tap dancer
*Brenda Buttner, TV news
*Brenda Castillo, Dominican Republic volleyball player
*Brenda Davies, wife of Robertson Davies
*Brenda De Banzie, British actress of stage and screen
*Brenda Fassie, South African pop legend
*Brenda Fricker, Irish actress
*Brenda Gibbs, Australian actress
*Brenda Hale, Baroness Hale of Richmond, first female Lord of Appeal in Ordinary
*Brenda Joyce, American author
*Brenda Lee, American singer
*Brenda Maddox, biographer
*Brenda Marshall, American actress
*Brenda Pye, English artist
*Brenda Reimer, the name by which David Reimer was known until age 13
*Brenda Robertson, Canadian politician
*Brenda Russell, American singer/songwriter
*Brenda Schultz, Dutch tennis player
*Brenda Sue Schaefer, murder victim
*Brenda Song, American actress and singer, stars as London in "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody"
*Brenda Ann Spencer, American convicted murderer
*Brenda K. Starr, American singer
*Brenda Starr (comic strip), long-running comic strip
*Brenda Stauffer, field hockey player
*Brenda Strong, American actress
*Brenda Vaccaro, Italian-American actress
*Brenda Villa, Mexican-American polo player
*Brenda Walsh, character in "Beverly Hills 90210"

or:
*"BRENDA", a large database on enzymes


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  • BRENDA — (BRaunschweig ENzyme DAtabase) zählt zu den weltweit umfassendsten und wichtigsten online Informationssystemen für biochemische und molekularbiologische Daten über Enzyme und Stoffwechselwege. BRENDA ist ein online verfügbares… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • BRENDA — is the comprehensive enzyme information database. It is maintained and developed at the Institute of Biochemistry at the University of Cologne. Data on enzyme functions are extracted directly from the primary literature. Formal and consistency… …   Wikipedia

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  • Brenda — f Scottish, Irish, and (in the 20th century) English: of uncertain derivation. It seems to be of Scandinavian rather than Celtic origin (in spite of its similarity to BRENDAN (SEE Brendan)), and may be a short form of various compound names… …   First names dictionary

  • BRENDA — a veterib. Poetis brevitatis causa appellabator Brundusium, teste Festô …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • brenda — brȇnda ž <G mn ā/ ī> DEFINICIJA reg., v. brenta ETIMOLOGIJA tal. brenta …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • brenda-? — *brenda ?, *brendaz germ., stark. Maskulinum (a): nhd. Elenochs; ne. male elk; Etymologie: idg. *bʰrentos, Maskulinum, Geweihträger, Hirsch, Pokorny 168; s. ing. *bʰer (1) …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • Brenda — [bren′də] n. [prob. fem. of Brand < Ger brand or ON brandr, a sword: see BRAND] a feminine name …   English World dictionary

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