Gender: Female Meaning of Acantha: "thorn, prickle" Origin of Acantha: Greek

Acantha Origin and Meaning

The name Acantha is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "thorn, prickle".

Acantha is one of the unique baby names in the stylish mythological category that also might count as a flower name. In Greek mythology, Acantha was a nymph beloved by Apollo. An unusual and attractive choice that could make a creative way to honor a grandma Rose.

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cheesy-biscuit Says:


It sounds like it could be a country. "All passengers may now board the flight to Acantha."

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Zelliew Says:


The meaning of thorn or prickle isn't winning me over