Alethea Name Meaning & Origin

Alethea

Pronunciation: ah-LEE-thee-ə, ah-leh-THEE-ə (key)

Origin of the name Alethea:

Derived from the Greek alēthia (truth).

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Related Names:

Alathea, Aletheia

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PRONOUNCED: ə-LEE-thee-ə, ə-LE-thee-ə

According to Greek phonetics, the correct pronunciation would actually be ə-LEE-thee-ə (the first one). However, people in modern times have pronounced the name many different ways.

Alternative spellings include Alethia and Aletheia

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Ally
Thea
Lee
Lathie
Lethie
Lethea

Meanings and history of the name Alethea: | Edit

Derived from Greek αληθεια (aletheia), which has been translated into "truth", "disclosure", or "unconcealed". This name was coined in the 17th century.

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