Name: Themis

Origin and Meaning of the Name Themis

  • Meaning:
    Order
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (THEE miss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Themis)
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Miscellaneous Info for Themis

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Greek mythology, Themis was the name of a Titan with authority over divine law and order - the traditional rules of conduct first established by the gods. She divided the year into 13 months, with two seasons separated by the summer and winter solstices. She was also a prophetic goddess who presided over the most ancient of the earthly oracles, including the shrine of Delphi. The name is derived from the Greek 'tithenai' (to dispose; to order).

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