Name: Marpessa

Origin and Meaning of the Name Marpessa

  • Meaning:
    Snatcher
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mar PESS a)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Marpessa)
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Miscellaneous Info for Marpessa

  • Additional Info:
    In Greek mythology Apollo tried to steal Marpessa as a love conquest, but she remained true to her husband.

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