♀ Name Daphne – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Daphne

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Daphne is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Daphne

Daphne is a name of the Greek mythology. She was a nymph who was turned into a laurel tree by her father Peneios in order to escape the pursuit of Apollo, who was in love with her.

Meaning of Daphne

Daphne means “laurel”.

Pronunciation of Daphne

Alternate spelling of Daphne

Dafne Daphné

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