From Greek
"orchid flower"

Orchid Origin and Meaning

The name Orchid is a girl's name meaning "orchid flower".

Orchid is a hothouse bloom that has not been plucked by many modern baby namers — yet. In the language of flowers, orchids symbolize love, beauty, and sophistication.

In a 1926 silent comedy, femme fatale Gloria Swanson played a burlesque chorus girl named Orchid Murphy.

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Famous People Named Orchid

  • Tatjana Lee Orchid Rhodesdaughter of Nick Rhodes & Julie Friedman

Orchid in Pop Culture

  • Orchid Murphycharacter in the movie "Fine Manners" (1926)
  • Orchidcharacter from the videogame series "Killer Instinct"
  • The origin is Greek orkhismeaning "testicle"
  • Orchidcharacter in one of the short stories in "Master Storyteller 2017,2018

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