botanical name
"Christmas orchid"

Calanthe Origin and Meaning

The name Calanthe is a girl's name meaning "Christmas orchid".

If you love Calliope and Callista, you'll love Calanthe, which combines the trendiness of the Greek 'cal' names with the equally fashionable "the" ending (like Xanthe and Evanthe) and a connection to the beautiful Christmas Orchid. Color Calantha one of the more unusual and captivating names for Christmas babies.

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Calanthe in Pop Culture

  • Calanthegenus of orchid
  • Queen Calanthecharacter in The Witcher series of short stories and novels by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski

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