Thea: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Thea
Origin of the name Thea:
Short form of Theodora (God's gift), Thea is also bestowed as an independent given name.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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This site provides only one pronunciation of Thea, THEE-ah. But the name is also pronounced THAY-ah and TAY-ah.
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My sister's name...rare in the US.But pretty and short. There do tend to be pronunciation troubles that arise though, but other than that the name works well.
my name is Thea pronounced: TAY-UH. my mother is filipino sp she has a way with spelling. I like my name but no one can prn it correctly. much rather have it splet Taya. Thea looks pretty though i thnk.
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Thee or TheeThee
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Greek: "godess" or it can be a shortened form of Theodora which changes the meaning to "gift of God"
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Thea Queen, sister of Oliver Queen (Green Arrow DC Comic hero) in the television show "Arrow"
Thea Harman, a witch from the Night World series books by L.J. Smith.
Thea Elvsted from the play "Hedda Gabler"
Thea Stilton in the children's series Geranimo Stilton and Thea Stilton
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