Given Name ACANTHA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ακανθα (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: ə-KAN-thə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Ακανθα (Akantha), which meant "thorn, prickle". In Greek legend she was a nymph loved by Apollo.

Categories

nature, plants
VARIANT: Akantha