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Parthenope

What does Parthenope mean?

Parthenope Pronunciation of Parthenope [parthenope] as a girls' name is of Greek origin. Greek mythology: name of a Siren, who threw herself into the sea when she failed to lure Odysseus to his death. Also the original name for the Italian city of Naples. The name was also borne by Florence Nightingale's sister.

Associated with: greek, mythology, sea.

Variations

Creative forms:
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Middle name pairings:
Parthenope Alba (P.A.), ..

How popular is Parthenope?

Parthenope is a rare given name for females and a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Parthenope has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Parthenope name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Parthenope outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Arthene, Cathenne, Marthena, Marthine, Panthea, Pantheia, Pantheya (see Panthea), Parmenia, Parmenya (see Parmenia), Partheenia (see Parthenia), Parthena, Parthenia, Parthenie, Parthinia, Pashelle, Pathina, Pathinia (see Parthenia), Patience, Patient, Patienzia, Patreece, Patreice, Pattee, Paulene, Paxten, Penelope, Pennelope, Phenice, Provence and Prudence. These names tend to be more commonly used than Parthenope.

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