ar-SIN-oh-ay; ar-SIN-oh-ee
"rise, lift"

Arsinoe Origin and Meaning

The name Arsinoe is a girl's name meaning "rise, lift".

Also written Arsinoë, this name appears both in Ancient Egyptian mythology and history, belonging to several queens of the Ptolemaic dynasty. It derives from Greek arsis "rise, lift" and nous "mind, intellect".

Famous People Named Arsinoe

  • Cleopatra's younger sister!

Arsinoe in Pop Culture

  • Arsinoecharacter from the "Three Dark Crowns" book series by Kendare Blake