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Gender: Female Meaning of Elektra: "shining, bright" Origin of Elektra: Greek

The name Elektra is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "shining, bright". Elektra and is often added to lists like Movie Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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This spelling of Electra makes this vibrant name less electric and more kinetic.

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Famous People Named Elektra

Elektra, ring name of Donna Adamo, American pro wrestler
Elektra Saint Greer (b. 2018), daughter of actress Katy Mixon

Pop Culture References for the name Elektra

Elektra Natchios, character in Marvel Comics
Elektra King, character in 1999 James Bond film "The World is not Enough"
Mandy "Elektra" Perkins, character in British TV series "Tracy Beaker Returns" and "The Dumping Ground"