Given Name DELPHINA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Late Roman

Meaning & History

Feminine form of the Latin name Delphinus, which meant "of Delphi". Delphi was a city in ancient Greece, the name of which is possibly related to Greek δελφυς (delphys) "womb". The Blessed Delphina was a 14th-century Provençal nun.
MASCULINE FORM: Delphinus
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Delphine (French), Delfina (Italian), Delfina (Spanish)