Name Pénélope – origin and meaning

Pénélope is a female name.

Origin of Pénélope

Pénélope is a name of the Greek Mythology, she was the wife of Odysseus.

Meaning of Pénélope

Pénélope presumably means “pure”, “naked” (from Old Greek “pene” = tissue/threads + “lepein” = peel/tear off) or “duck” (from Old Greek” penelops”).

ck” (from Old Greek” penelops”).

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