Aleta Name Meaning & Origin
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Aleta, also spelled Alita, I read is of Spanish origin. It means Little Winged One.
Various other spellings could include; Aleita, Eleita, and Alita.
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I was named Aleta,after an Alita, who worked at the place I was adopted from. I was called Atalata, Althea, Atrela, etc growing up by some. A neighbor I had was named Melita. She once told me that she had been called about everything I had been called with an "M" in at the beginning of it. Over all, I love my name. I have a cousin that had a school friend named Aleta. I also found out in 10th grade that the Dannette in 11th grade, was Aleta Dannette. Her middle name was 1 letter off from my middle name. I have friends that call me "Leda". That's ok with me.
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"Leda"; "Ledabelle"; Aleta Belle"
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When on vactation in The Outer Banks of NC, I saw a post card that had a picture of a mail boat that had sank off the coast of NC. In the picture, if hadn't sank yet. Its name paited on it was ALETA. Origin: Spanish from one name book I've read. Also known to a Peruvean and Italian friend I had growing up who spoke Spanish. He said it was pronounced " A-Lai-ta" in Spanish. Original Spanish Spelling: Alita
Possibly a variant of ALETHEA
- Famous real-life people named Aleta: | Edit
Aleta Freel, American stage actress
Aleta Mitchell, American film, TV and theater actress
Aleta Trauger, United States federal judge
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Queen Aleta Ellis, wife of Prince Valiant from the comic strip/TV series The Legend of Prince Valiant
Aleta Ogord from the Guardians of the Galaxy
Aleta, a nurse in The Demonata