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Gender: Female Meaning of Thalassa: "the sea" Origin of Thalassa: Greek

The name Thalassa is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "the sea". Thalassa and is often added to lists like Badass Princess Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven/Hell/Purgatory Themed Girls".

From the experts:

A pretty, rarely used Greek name, Thalassa is the ancient personification of the sea, particularly the Mediterranean, who is sometimes considered the mother of Aphrodite. In 1991, a newly discovered moon of Neptune was dubbed Thalassa.

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Famous People Named Thalassa

Thalassa Cruso, American TV host of Making Things Grow

Pop Culture References for the name Thalassa

Thalassa, primeval spirit of the sea in Greek mythology
Thalassa Gramarye, character in the video game "Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney"
Thalassa, moon of Neptune
Thalassa, water planet in Arthur C. Clarke's "The Songs of Distant Earth"
Thalassa, Greek pop group
Thalassa, French documentary TV series