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Page 1/4. 33 Nymph names and what they mean, for nymph, maid for baby girls, listing 1-10.


Abigail .. She referred to herself as David's "handmaid", and her name became widely used as a term for a lady's maid ..
[Abagael, Abagail, Abagale, Abageal, Abagil, .. 36 more]

Aegina .. Mythology: the name of a nymph who was impregnated by Zeus ..
[Egina]

Anemone .. Greek mythology: the name of a nymph who was turned into a flower.
[Anemona, Annaymone, Anneaymone]

Arethusa .. Greek mythology: Arethusa was a nymph pursued by a river god, who was changed by Artemis into a stream to avoid a fate worse than death.

Beda .. (Old English) "Battle maid."

Bedelia .. Literary: a very literal-minded maid named Amelia Bedelia features in a popular series of children's books ..
[Bedeelia, Bidella, Delia]

Calista .. Mythology: an Arcadian nymph who metamorphosed into a she-bear, then into the Great Bear constellation ..
[Cala, Calesta, Cali, Calissa, Calisto, .. 20 more]

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 ..
[Calipso, Callypso, Kallypso]

Castalia .. Greek mythology: a nymph who was being pursued by Apollo and fell into a spring on Mount Parnassus.
[Castallia, Kastalia]

Clytie .. Mythology: a water nymph in love with Apollo, god of the sun ..


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nymph names: Abigail, Calista

Abigail and Calista are commonly used names, while Aegina, Anemone, Arethusa, Beda, Bedelia, Calypso, Castalia and Clytie are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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