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GenderFeminine
ScriptsΑρτεμισια Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Feminine form of ARTEMISIOS. This was the name of the 4th-century BC builder of the Mausoleum, one of the seven wonders of the world. She built it in memory of her husband, the Carian prince Mausolus.
Other Languages & CulturesArtemis Greek Mythology

Categories

architects, flora, history, nature, painters, plants, queens, queens regnant, womens history
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute