Ianthe: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Ianthe
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"Unique", or "that's a beautiful name." are frequent responses to hearing the name Ianthe.
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No one has attempted to make fun of my name. They either just say "what?" or just have nothing to say. Most people really like how it sounds, although it will often be misread and pronounced wrong. And a lot of people want to know it's meaning and origin.
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Greek name meaning "violet flower".
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Ianthe Elizabeth Brautigan (born 1960), daughter of Richard brautigan, an American poet.
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In Greek mythology, Ianthe was an ocean nymph and daughter of the god Oceanus.
Ianthe is a character composed as a maiden angel in an Edgar Allan Poe poem called "Al Aaraaf".