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Meaning and name origin

Phedra \ph(ed)-ra\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Phedra is "bright". Phedra is a variant of Phaedra (Greek); Greek mythology: the daughter of King Minos, who was married to the hero Theseus and fell in love with her stepson Hippolytus.

Phedra has 4 variant forms: Faydra, Fedra, Phadra, Phaidra.


Phedra is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Petra, Phaedre, Phedre, Pheodora and Pietra. These names tend to be more commonly used than Phedra.


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