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Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 1 (Ranked #18763).

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 able, for you surely are.

N is for nice, need I say more?

T is for tried, tried and true you.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Aehtna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Thaean". 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 west? 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 Apr 14, 1965

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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