Myrtle Name Meaning and Origin

Myrtle is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Myrtle means “Evergreen Shrub”.

 

Myrtle Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Greek”

 

Gender:

Myrtle is a girl name.

 

Pronunciation:

The pronunciation of the name is: “MUR + tla”

 

Myrtle Name Meaning:

The name is simply taken from myrtle, the word for an evergreen shrub or a small tree. It has star-like flowers and its leaves contain fragrant essential oil. In many European countries, myrtle is used in a wedding bouquet. In the Mediterranean, it is symbolic of love and immortality.

 

Religion:

It is a Christian baby name.

 

Syllable:

N/A

 

Variations or similar name:

Mertle, Mirtle, Myrta, Myrtee, Myrtie

 

Famous people with this name:

Myrtle Fillmore – writer

Myrtle McGraw – published author

Myrtle Meares – published author

Myrtle Reed – writer

Myrtle Stedman – writer

 

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