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Gender: Female Meaning of Adelpha: "beloved sister" Origin of Adelpha: Greek

The name Adelpha is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "beloved sister". Adelpha and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

A seriously classic name meaning love, Adelpha is also the name for a genus of butterflies.

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Famous People Named Adelpha

Adelfa Soro Bó (1887-1936), beatified Spanish nun

Pop Culture References for the name Adelpha

Adelpha, genus of butterfly

Adelfa, Delpha, Adelfia, Adelphia


danirose01 Says:


A little too close to Adolf in my opinion

Mhill46 Says:


What is nameberry's beef with the name Adelphia? It's a beautiful, feminine name. I don't get the hate.

OPTP Says:


In what world is Adelphia corporate?

berry_chick Says:


Adelpha sounds better than Adelphia.