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Gender: F Meaning of Ligeia: "clear-voiced, whistling" Origin of Ligeia: Greek

One of the Sirens in Greek mythology, Ligeia was also the title character in an Edgar Allan Poe story. The mythological Ligeia was half-bird, half-woman. Spelling may also be Lygeia.

Famous People Named Ligeia

Lygia Clark, Brazilian sculptor and painter
Lygia Fagundes Telles, famous Brazillian writer

Pop Culture References for the name Ligeia

Portuguese forms: Lígia, Lygia
Lygia, heroine of the novel and classic film Quo Vadis