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Parthenia appeared in the US Top 1000 for females in the 1890s, but hasn't reappeared since.
-- Camilla  9/16/2006
This name is quite lovely, and it certainly beats the ugly Parthenope, but it also sounds kind of pretentious.
-- bananarama  6/20/2010
In contrast to bananarama, I happen to love Parthenope, and find Parthenia slightly weak by comparison. Still a pretty name, though.
-- erb816  7/19/2010
Popularized in England by Sir Philip Sidney's romance "Arcadia" (1590).
-- babycrookston  4/3/2011
Parthenia was listed on the top 1000 names in the United States in the 1800s and early 1900s.
-- Anonymous User  10/30/2011

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