Meaning and Name Origin
Artemisia \a-rtemi-sia, ar-te-misia\ as a girls' name is of Greek and Spanish origin, and the meaning of Artemisia is "perfect". Also variant of Artemis and a version of Artemas, a man's name from the Bible. Also the name of a shrub common in America. Made famous also by Artemisia Gentileschi, a 17th-century Italian painter.
Artemisia has 1 variant: Artemesia.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Otamisia.
Artemisia is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Artemisia is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Artemisia for girls. Artemisia has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)