"law of nature, divine law"

Themis Origin and Meaning

The name Themis is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "law of nature, divine law".

Themis was the Titan -- one of the Elder Gods (or in this case Goddesses) -- of Justice and Order, usually depicted blindfolded and holding the scales of justice. Themis was the mother of the Fates and the seasons. While her name has fallen from mortal use, Themis might rise again along with such rediscovered goddess names as Aurora and Juno.

Themis in Pop Culture

  • Themis Legal Academya prestigious law school in the universe of Ace Attorney