Anthea Origin and Meaning

The name Anthea is girl's name of Greek origin meaning "flowery".
This unjustly neglected floral name has a BBC accent and a Greek mythological heritage: Anthea is an epithet of Hera, the Greek queen of the gods, and her name has been used as poetic symbol of spring.

Anthea Disney is a high-powered business executive and distant relative of Walt.

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Famous People Named Anthea

  • Anthea BellEnglish literary translator
  • Anthea AnkaAmerican screenwriter and singer; daughter of singer Paul Anka
  • Anthea Shirley AskeyEnglish actress
  • Anthea CrawfordAustralian fashion designer
  • Anthea Bernice RedfernEnglish television presenter
  • Anthea Millicent TurnerEnglish television presenter
  • Anthea Elizabeth Joy McIntyreEnglish MEP
  • Anthea Dorine StewartZimbabwean Olympic field hockey player
  • Anthea SylbertAmerican costume designer
  • Anthea BentonBritish TV and music video director

Anthea in Pop Culture

  • AntheaGreek goddess of flowers, flowery wreaths and marshes; attendant of Aphrodite
  • Anthea "Anthy" character in anime Revolutionary Girl Utena
  • Anthea Stonemmother of Tony and Effy on the British TV series "Skins"
  • Antheaalias of a character on TV's "Sherlock"
  • "To AntheaWho May Command Him Anything," poem by Robert Herrick
  • Antheaminor character in video game Pokemon Black & White
  • Antheacharacter in classic novel Five Children and It
  • AntheaEmma's aunt in H2O: Just Add Water