Greek mythology name"gift of Artemis, goddess of the hunt"
Artemis Origin and Meaning
The name Artemis is both a boy's name and a girl's name .
Although it could well sound masculine, Artemis was actually the Greek goddess of the moon, the equivalent of the Roman Diana. Also spelled Artemas and Artemus, this name has a mythological, historical, Three Musketeer-ish ring.
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Artemis in Pop Culture
- Artemis Fowlbook series by Eoin Colfer. Artemis is a notable choice for a name because while it is traditionally a female name, it "was historically sometimes given to boys as a kind of honorific if their fathers were great hunters".
- Artemiscat in anime "Sailor Moon"
- Artemisa young goose in Toad Patrol
- Artemis Entreriis a fictional character in the Forgotten Realms campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role,playing game.
- Artemisa Kydd Novel, frigate HMS Artemis
- Artemis AwakeningName of a Planet in a novel by Jane Linskold