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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #12437 most popular

What does the name "Anthea" mean?

Anthea (Greek): Flowery

The name "Anthea" is of Greek origin and it means "Flowery". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Aehtna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Teanha". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Anthea" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Anthea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 710 babies born with the name Anthea in the United States. That's more than enough Antheas to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1932 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anthea" was in 1990 with a total of 20 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anthea" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 9 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Anthea popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Anthea in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Anthea

Anthea Turner

Anthea Turner is a journalist, televisionpresenter and media personality. Anthea was born in 1960 as Anthea Millicent Turner in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.


Past life for Anthea born Nov 8, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.