Blythe Name Meaning & Origin

Blythe

Pronunciation: BLIYDH (key)

The word blithe means "carefree." It's a lively, sophisticated little word that many associate with Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit -- a lively, sophisticated little play. The spelling Blythe wraps all those good vibes up into an elegant English surname. This is an uncommon and stylish name.

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My name is Blythe! I am 17 and I have just recently come to appreciate the uniqueness and originality of my name. Though it sometimes tests my patience when my name is mispronounced, I have truly learned to embrace my name and thank my parents for blessing me with something I can really call my own. :)

Beautiful name - And, really, if people cannot pronounce it, there is no hope for humanity!

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Blythe Danner, Actress See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blythe_danner

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Blythe is the last name of Gilbert Blythe, the man Anne Shirley marries in the Anne of Green Gables series by L.M. Montgomery
This is Blythe (2000) - a photography book featuring the Blythe doll (a limited production doll in 1972). See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Is_Blythe for information about the book and see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blythe_(doll) for information about the doll.

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