LIGEIA
GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Λιγεια (Ancient Greek)
Meaning & History
Derived from Greek λιγυς (ligys) meaning "clear-voiced, shrill, whistling". This was the name of one of the Sirens in Greek legend. It was also used by Edgar Allan Poe in his story 'Ligeia' (1838).
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Lígia (Portuguese), Lygia (Portuguese (Brazilian))
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