Thalia Name Meaning & Origin

Thalia

Pronunciation: TAH-lee-ə, THAH-lee-ə (key)

Origin of the name Thalia:

Derived from the Greek thallein (to flourish, to bloom). The name is borne in Greek mythology by the Muse of comedy and pastoral poetry.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Our First Daughter is Calliope. I Googled "Who was Calliope's Sister?" And Thalia came up as the crossword answer! SO. Our second girl was hands down Thalia. Tallie and Callie

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Meanings and history of the name Thalia: | Edit

Thalia, from the Greek for "blooming, blossoming", was one of the three Graces, daughters of Zeus and symbolic of all that was good, happy and beautiful. The other two were Euphrosyne and Aglaia.

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Thalia Grace, Zeus's daughter in the "Percy Jackson & The Olympians" fantasy series by Rick Riordan.
Thalia is the name of a villainess from Batman.

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