Aleta Name Meaning & Origin

Aleta

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Comments and insights on the name Aleta: | Edit

Aleta, also spelled Alita, I read is of Spanish origin. It means Little Winged One.
Various other spellings could include; Aleita, Eleita, and Alita.

Personal experiences with the name Aleta: | Edit

My mother got my name from the Sunday funnies, in the Prince Valiant strip. His wife was Queen Aleta. It was very embarrassing. Except for relatives, no one could pronounce it correctly. I got called "Aletta", "Althea", "Aletha", etc. I refuse to answer to mispronunciations of my name.

I know about the Spanish meaning, which I do not like. Once I found it in a name book, and in GREEK, it means "Truth" which I do like. That was years ago long before the internet.

Nicknames for Aleta: | Edit

"Leda"; "Ledabelle"; Aleta Belle"

Meanings and history of the name Aleta: | Edit

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

Aleta in song, story & screen: | Edit

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

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