Phaedra Name Meaning and Origin

Phaedra is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Phaedra means “Bright”.


Phaedra Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Greek”



Phaedra is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “PHAH + a + dra”


Phaedra Name Meaning:

Phaedra originates in Greek language and means “bright, radiant”. In Greek mythology, she was the daughter of Minos and the wife Theseus, who unhappily falls in love with Hippolytus and eventually kills herself. The story inspired many artists over centuries, including Euripides, Seneca the Younger, Hanz Werner Henze and others.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Not available


Famous people with this name:

Phaedra Hoste – model




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