Name: Hypatia

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hypatia

  • Meaning:
    Highest; consulate
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  • Pronunciation:
    (hih PAY shah); (hih pah TEE ah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hypatia)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hypatia

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Hypatia comes from the Greek hypatos which originally meant highest but came to mean consulate. It is also the name of a crater on the moon. Hypatia had a brief burst of popularity in the mid to late 19th century following a book named Hypatia was published by Charles Kingsley.

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