Meaning and Name Origin
Parthenia \p(a)-rthe-nia, par-thenia\ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Parthenia is "maiden". 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". Athena was one of three virgin goddesses of ancient Greek mythology, the other two being Artemis, goddess of the moon, and Hestia, goddess of the hearth.
Parthenia has 1 masculine form: Parthenios.
Parthenia is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3616 out of 4276, Top 85%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Parthenia for girls. Parthenia reached its highest rank of #827 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)