Given Name ARTEMISIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αρτεμισια (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.

Categories

architects, history, painters, queens, queens regnant, womens history
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Artemis (Greek Mythology)