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.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Artemis (Greek Mythology)

Categories

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