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What's behind a name: Paola Mejia from the US

(Mainichi)

"My name is Paola Mejia (age 20). Paola means small in (an) ancient European language. My mother grew up in the Dominican Republic and immigrated to the U.S., where I was born."

    (Japanese original by Shizuya Fukuoka, Taipei Bureau)

    * This series introduces beautiful names given to people around the world. You can search for this series on the internet with the hashtag #BeautifulName. Please share your favorite photos on social media.

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