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Gender: Female Meaning of Urania: "heavenly" Origin of Urania: Greek

The name Urania is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "heavenly". Urania and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With U and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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The name of one of the Greek Muses would be really difficult to bear here on earth.

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Famous People Named Urania

Urania Duff-Gordon (c.1858-1877), youngest child of Sir Alexander Duff-Gordon and Lucie, Lady Duff-Gordon

Pop Culture References for the name Urania

Urania, the muse of Christian inspiration called upon by John Milton in his epic Paradise Lost

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