Meaning and name origin
Parthena \p(a)-rthe-na, par-thena\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Parthena is "maiden". Parthena is a variant of Parthenia (Greek): the Parthenon of Athens, Greece, was named after one of the aspects of the divine patroness of the city, Athena Parthenos, or "Athena the Maiden".
Parthena is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Parthena and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Parthenia. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Marthena. Like Parthena, this name is not commonly used.