Flower name; Greek
"daughter of the wind"

Anemone Origin and Meaning

The name Anemone is girl's name of Greek origin meaning "daughter of the wind".
Anemone is a floral name that relates to the ancient Greek myth of the famous love story of Aphrodite and Adonis, in which Aphrodite transforms her wounded lover's blood into a flower, the crimson anemone, whose blossoms are opened by the wind — accounting for its other name, windflower.

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  • Anemonedaughter of French politician Cecile Duflot

Anemone in Pop Culture

  • Anemonea nymph who was turned into a flower in Greek mythology
  • Anemonecharacter in manga/anime "Eureka Seven"
  • Sea anemonewater,dwelling, meat,eating, predatory animal that looks somewhat like a flower