Gender: Female Meaning of Electa: "amber" Origin of Electa: Greek

Electa Origin and Meaning

The name Electa is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "amber".

An Early American name undoubtedly related to the Greek mythological name Electra, the version we prefer.

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5sparrows Says:


Yuma is right, sorry nameberry. The elect, the chosen ones.

Yuma Says:


I have read that this name is from Greek, meaning "selected" or "chosen one". I don't think it's related to Electra. Where does the meaning amber come from?

Floris Says:


I like this! It's really pretty, sounds less electric than electra and doesn't have nasty associations like the electra complex...