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Artemis

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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