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

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Penelope is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Penelope

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

Meaning of Penelope

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

Pronunciation of Penelope

Alternate spelling of Penelope


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