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Gender: Female Meaning of Elettra: "shining, bright" Origin of Elettra: Italian variation of Latin Electra

The name Elettra is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "shining, bright". Elettra and is often added to lists like Badass Princess Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven Hell Purgatory -- GIRLS".

From the experts:

Less electric and melodratic, more serene, than ELECTRA

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Famous People Named Elettra

Elettra Rossellini-Wiedemann (born 1983), American model and granddaughter of Ingrid Bergman
Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna Rossellini, Italian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Elettra

ELETTRA Synchrotron Light Laboratory is a national synchrotron laboratory located in Basovizza on the outskirts of Trieste, Italy.


csd267 Says:


A new discovery for me. What a beautiful name! I wonder if it would be confused too much with Electra?

Guest Says:


I kinda like this. It's pretty. Electra is too femme fatale for me.