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Page 2/6. 112 Goddess names and what they mean, for goddess, muse for baby girls, listing 21-40.
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 ..
Athena .. Mythology: the virgin goddess of wisdom and war, identified with the Roman goddess Minerva ..
Aura .. Greek mythology: Aura was the goddess of breezes ..
Aurora .. Mythology: Aurora was the Roman goddess of sunrise ..
Bellona .. (Latin) "Goddess of battle." ..
Bertha .. Also related to the name of a Teutonic goddess ..
Bridget .. Mythology: an Irish goddess ..
Brigantia .. The name of a legendary goddess of springs ..
Calliope .. Mythology: the muse of epic poetry ..
Calypso .. Mythology: a demi-goddess and nymph who lived on the hidden island of Ogygia, and kept Odysseus as her prisoner and lover for seven years ..
Catherine .. The name may also have been derived from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of magic ..
Celena .. Goddess of the moon, later identified with Artemis ..
Ceres .. Mythology: the Roman goddess of agriculture and fertility, known in Greek myth as Demeter ..
Ceridwen .. Celtic mythology: name of the goddess of poetic inspiration ..
Chandra .. The greatest Hindu goddess Devi is also known as Chandra.
Chloe .. From Khloe, originally used in the classical period to symbolize the fertility goddess Demeter in blooming and verdant glory ..
Chloris .. Greek mythology: a minor goddess of vegetation who was also the goddess of spring ..
Clio .. From Kleio (which derives from "kleos"), a name from mythology of the muse of historical poetry .. There are nine muses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, and each represents an art or science ..
Cliona .. She was a goddess who fell in love and ran away with a mortal, but the god of the sea sent a wave to pull her back ..
Cloris .. Mythology: the goddess of vegetation ..
Athena, Aura, Aurora, Bertha, Bridget, Catherine, Celena, Chandra and Chloe are commonly used names, while Atalanta, Bellona, Brigantia, Calliope, Calypso, Ceres, Ceridwen, Chloris, Clio, Cliona and Cloris are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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