Usage Greek Mythology
Scripts Φήμη(Ancient Greek)
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Meaning & History
In Greek mythology, Pheme was the personification of fame and renown. Her favour being notability, her wrath being scandalous rumors. She was a daughter either of Gaia or of Elpis. Pheme had an altar in Athens. The Greek word pheme is related to ϕάναι "to speak" and can mean "fame", "report", or "rumor".