What does Arete mean?
(female) Arate, Arece, ..
(male) Aread, Aredey, .. Middle name pairings:
Arete Reya (A.R.), ..
How popular is Arete?
Arete is an uncommon given name for women. Arete is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Arete (not ranked) are Aretha, Aretta, Arletha and Oretha. These forms of Arete reached the peak of their popularity during 1920-1929. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Arete is pronounced similarly to Ariette, Irit, Orit and Urit. Other suggested similar names are Abree, Adele▼, Adene, Agate, Agote, Alene▼, Aleta, Aletea, Alette, Amee, Anet, Aneta, Anett, Anette, Ardene, Arela, Areli, Arelie, Arelle, Arely▲, Aren, Arena, Arene, Argene, Arie, Ariele, Arlee, Arlene▼, Arlet, Arleta, Arleth, Arlette, Arlie, Arnett, Arnette, Arrie, Artie▼, Aurene, Brette, Grete and Grette. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arete.See names in meaning and etymology.