Artemis: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Artemis
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I really like the name Artemis. Even though people choose it in honor of the Greek Goddess, I originally thought that Artemis was more suited as a boy's name.
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Art, Temi, Tem, Arti, Misa
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In Greek mythology Artemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and twin sister of Apollo. She is the goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, childbirth, virginity and young girls, bringing and relieving disease in women; she is a Greek moon goddess, sometimes depicted with a crescent moon above her head.
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Artemis Cooper (born The Hon. Alice Clare Antonia Opportune Cooper Beevor), English writer
Artemis Pebdani, American actress
Artemis Gounaki, Greek-German singer
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Artemis: a talking cat, a character in the anime Sailor Moon.
Artemis: a character in the Wonder Woman comic, one of the Amazons.
Artemis: a character in the book series Twitches, twin sister of Apolla.
Artemis: the main character in the young adults' book series Artemis Fowl (Author: Eoin Colfer).