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Page 1/6. Goddess names derive from ancient and classical sources in mythology and legends. 105 Goddess names and what they mean, for goddess for baby girls, listing 1-20. Aisha, Alethea, Aretha and Astrid are commonly used names, while Adonia, Aeron, Aeronwen, Ambika, Anona, Anonna, Anthea, Aoife, Aphrodite, Arachne, Aranrhod, Artemis, Asa, Astraea, Astrithr and Atalanta are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Goddess names for boys.
Adonia .. Greek mythology: Adonis was a young man so beautiful that Aphrodite, goddess of love, became enamored of him ..
Aeron .. The name of the ancient Celtic goddess of battle and slaughter ..
Aeronwen .. Also possibly derives from the name of a shadowy Celtic goddess of battle and slaughter, known in a Latin form as Agrona.
Ambika .. Also one of the many names for the goddess Devi, wife of Shiva ..
Anona .. Also possibly derived from the name of the Roman goddess Anonna, guardian of food and supplies.
Anonna .. Name of the Roman goddess of the annual harvest ..
Anthea .. Used in the classical period as a byname of the goddess Hera at Argos, but as a modern given name, it was reinvented by English 17th-century poets to symbolize spring.
Aoife .. The name has also been associated with Esuvia, a Gaulish goddess, and was borne by several heroines in ancient Irish legend ..
Aphrodite .. Name of the Greek goddess of love, known to the Romans as Venus ..
Arachne .. Greek mythology: a young maiden who challenged the goddess Athena to a weaving contest and was turned into a spider for offending her ..
Aranrhod .. The legendary heroine may originally have been a moon goddess ..
Artemis .. Mythology: name of the Greek goddess of the moon, of hunting, and of chastity, equivalent to the Romans' Diana .. The other two virgin goddesses were Hestia, goddess of the hearth, and Athena, goddess of wisdom ..
Asa .. "Goddess." ..
Astraea .. The goddess of justice in classical mythology ..
Astrithr .. "Goddess."
Atalanta .. In the end, she was defeated by a Greek warrior who used a ruse by dropping three golden apples he had obtained from the goddess Aphrodite ..
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