The name Thea is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "goddess, godly". Thea is ranked #273 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Antique Baby Names Back in Style and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
Thea is the Anglicized spelling of Theia, the Titan of sight and the shining light of the clear blue sky. She is the consort of Hyperion, and mother of Helios, Selene, and Eos. Whether pronounced THEE-a or THAY-a or TAY-a, Thea presents an appealing artistic image, sensitive and serene. Thea has also been used as a short form of the names Dorothea, Althea, Anthea, and Theodora.
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