Name: Amalthea

Origin and Meaning of the Name Amalthea

  • Meaning:
    Tender
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (am al THEE a)
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Miscellaneous Info for Amalthea

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the ancient Greek Amaltheia. Depending on which version of the Greek myth one reads, Amalthea was either a goat or a nymph who suckled the god Zeus. It is also the name of a moon of Jupiter.

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