Name: Agariste

Origin and Meaning of the Name Agariste

  • Meaning:
    Best woman by far
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    (ag a RISS tee)
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    This ancient Greek name comes from 'aga' and 'aristos' (the best). The feminine ending lends it the meaning 'best woman by far'. Herodotus mentions her as the daughter of Kleisthenes, tyrant of Sikyon, and the subject of a public competition for her hand in marriage.

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