Amaranta Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Amarantha:
Derived from amaranth, the name of a family of colorful plants and flowers, which is derived from the Greek amarantos (unfading). In legend, the amaranth flower is an imaginary flower that never fades and never dies. Var: Amaranth.
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Mara, Mary, Ama, amary
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It means "Flower that never fades" in Latin.
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Amaranta Leyva, actress
Amaranta Osorio, actress
Amaranta Ruiz, actress
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Amaranta Buendia, character in "Cien anos de soledad" "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
"Amarantine" is the name of a song sung by Enya.