Aretha Name Meaning & Origin

Aretha

Pronunciation: ah-REE-thə (key)

Origin of the name Aretha:

Derived from Arēs, the name of the Greek mythological god of war, the son of Zeus and Hera.

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Aretha has the same letters as Eartha.

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From the Greek word 'arete' meaning virtue.

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Aretha Franklin, American singer

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