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Gender: F Meaning of Obelia: "needle" Origin of Obelia: Greek

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Possibly derived from Greek obelos "a spit, pointed pillar, needle" (source of the English word obelisk).
Little Obelia, character in the "Snugglepot and Cuddlepie" series of children's books by Australian author May Gibbs, including "Little Obelia" (1921).