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Page 5/6. 105 Goddess names and what they mean, for goddess for baby girls, listing 81-100. Minerva, Nikita, Parthenia, Rhiannon, Selena, Shyla, Sylvia, Terra, Thalia and Thea are commonly used names, while Nike, Norna, Oba, Pallas, Pomona, Semele, Sesheta, Tea, Themis and Uma are rare in comparison.
Minerva .. Mythology: name of the Roman goddess of wisdom, equivalent to the Greek goddes Athena.
Nike .. Greek mythology: name of the goddess of victory ..
Nikita .. Also a nickname for Nicole, which is derived from Nike, the Greek goddess of victory ..
Norna .. Mythology: the goddess of time.
Oba .. Name of a goddess of rivers.
Pallas .. Mythology: another name for Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom.
Parthenia .. Athena was one of three virgin goddesses of ancient Greek mythology, the other two being Artemis, goddess of the moon, and Hestia, goddess of the hearth.
Pomona .. Mythology: the Roman goddess of fruit trees.
Rhiannon .. "Great queen, or goddess." Mythology: the title Rigantona "great queen" is borne by a Celtic goddess of fertility .. The Welsh horse goddess is described in legend as dressed in shining gold and riding a pale horse ..
Semele .. Her name may derive from the name of an early Greek earth goddess ..
Sesheta Egyptian mythology: Sesheta was the goddess of the stars and the patroness of writing and literature.
Shyla .. Hindu mythology: one of the names of the goddess Parvati.
Tea .. Also possibly variant of Thea (Greek) "goddess" or short form of Dorotea (Greek) "gift of God" ..
Terra .. Mythology: the Roman earth goddess, equivalent to the Greek Gaia ..
Thalia .. Mythology: Thalia was the Muse of Comedy and one of the Three Graces (along with Aglaia and Euphrosyne), goddesses who were the embodiment of beauty and charm, and daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne.
Thea .. "Goddess." .. Mythology: the Greek goddess of light ..
Themis .. Mythology: Themis is the goddess of justice who is often depicted on civic buildings as a majestic female with a pair of scales to weigh the fate of mortals.
Uma .. One of the names of the Indian goddess Sakti, wife of Shiva, in her guise as light ..
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