Given Name ARACHNE

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αραχνη (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: A-RA-KNE (Classical Greek), ə-RAK-nee (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "spider" in Greek. In Greek myth Arachne was a mortal woman who defeated Athena in a weaving contest. After this Arachne hanged herself, but Athena brought her back to life in the form of a spider.


animals, insects, nature
Entry updated December 8, 2017