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Thea meaning and name origin

Thea \the()-thea\ as a girl's name is pronounced THEE-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Thea is "goddess". Short form of names like Althea, Mathea and Dorothea (Greek) "gift of God". Mythology: the Greek goddess of light; mother of the sun, moon, and dawn. Actress Téa Leoni.

Thea has 3 variant forms: Tea, Theia and Thia.

For more information, see also related names Dorothy and Timothea.

Baby names that sound like Thea are Thia, Tea, Theia and Theo.

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Popularity of Thea

Thea is a very popular first name for women (#1371 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Thea
Popularity of Thea