What does Phaidra mean?
Phaidra /phai-dra/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Phaidra's name origin is Greek, and Phaidra means "bright". Phaidra is an alternate spelling of Phaedra (Greek) with the suffix -idra.
How popular is Phaidra?
Phaidra is an unusual given name for females. Phaidra is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Phaidra for girls. Phaidra has yet to be listed in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)