Name: Leda

Origin and Meaning of the Name Leda

  • Meaning:
    Woman, Queen of Sparta
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (LEE dah); (LEY dah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Leda)
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Miscellaneous Info for Leda

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Greek mythology, she hatched two eggs (by Zeus in the shape of a swan) which became Clytemnestra and Helen (who became Helen of Troy), Castor and Pollux

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