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Gender: Female Pronunciation: hee-bee Meaning of Hebe: "youth" Origin of Hebe: Greek

The name Hebe is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "youth". Hebe and is often added to lists like Mythological Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sextuplets game - girls".

From the experts:

The name of the Greek goddess of youth, daughter of Zeus and Hera, is rarely used today but may be ripe for revival considering the rejuvenation of the rhyming Phoebe.

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Famous People Named Hebe

Hebe Tien (Fu-chen), Taiwanese singer
Hebe Maria Monteiro de Camargo, Brazilian TV host and singer
Hebe Pastor de Bonafini, Argentine activist
Honorine Hebe du Fraysse de Viane (Morel) Verne, wife of novelist Jules Verne

Pop Culture References for the name Hebe

Hebe, Greek goddess of youth; daughter of Zeus and Hera
Hebe Panhellenios, character in Marvel comics; based on the goddess
Cousin Hebe, character in Gilbert and Sullivan's "H.M.S. Pinafore"
"Heebie (jeebies)," expression used to describe a feeling of anxiety
Hebe, a racial slur for a Jew, shortened from "Hebrew"
Hebe, common name of a New Zealand native shrub with medicinal properties