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Gender: F Meaning of Amaranta: "unfading" Origin of Amaranta: Spanish and Italian form of Amarantha

Amaranta is the unusual and intriguing Latinate form of the Greek botanical name Amarantha, which connects to an eternal mythical figure. An excellent choice for the parent who wants an A name but wishes to move beyond the usual complement of names from Amelia to Annabel.

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Pop Culture References for the Name Amaranta

Amaranta, wife to Bartolus in "The Spanish Curate" (1647 play)
Amaranta, character in 100 Years of Solitude by Colombian Nobel-Prize winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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