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Hera, EE ra

Hera is the Greek Queen of the Gods, guardian of marriage and women and Goddess of the Sky. She is married to Zeus.

The name Hera means "protectress" and is related to the word "hero".

Hera, EE ra

Hera is the Greek Queen of the Gods, guardian of marriage and women and Goddess of the Sky. She is married to Zeus.

The name Hera means "protectress" and is related to the word "hero".

Hermione, her MY oh nee

Hermione is a name of Greek origin with a rather ambiguous meaning. It is related to Hermes, the God of travelers (among other things). Its meaning is variously given as relating to travel, relating to pillars (as in the herms for boundary marking) and also as "messenger" and "earthly".

Ingrid, ING rid

Ingrid is a Norse name meaning "Lord's beauty". From the name of the ancient God Ing, Ygvi, who was syncratised with the God Freyr very early. Related to the run Ingwas.

Iris, EY ris

An Iris is a flower that grows in damp places. It is also the name of the Goddess of the Rainbow and herald of Hera. The name means "rainbow" in Greek.

Jennifer, JEN iff er

Jennifer is a Cornish variant of the name Guinevere which is itself a Middle English variant of the old Welsh name Gwenhwyfar which means "white" or "smooth" "fairy woman".
Of course Gwenhwyfar / Guinevere was King Arthur's wife.

Lada, lah dah

Lada is the Russian goddess of springtime, love and beauty. She lives in the Otherworld, called Vyri, until the spring equinox when she emerges bringing Spring with her. The name Lada is perhaps derived from the Old Czech word for "girl" or "maiden".

Larentia,

In ancient latin myth, Acca Larentia was the foster mother of Remus and Romulus and she is called the "Mother of Lares", household and place spirits honored by the ancient Romans.

Meabh, mayv

The name Maebh is from Celtic mythology, referring to a warrior Queen who is a main character in the epic The Cattle Raid of Cooley. The name means "intoxicating" or "she who intoxicates" or "a cause of great joy". Or perhaps "drunk woman". This name has also been recorded as meaning "wolf queen".

Meabh, mayv

The name Maebh is from Celtic mythology, referring to a warrior Queen who is a main character in the epic The Cattle Raid of Cooley. The name means "intoxicating" or "she who intoxicates" or "a cause of great joy". Or perhaps "drunk woman". This name has also been recorded as meaning "wolf queen".

Meabh, mayv

The name Maebh is from Celtic mythology, referring to a warrior Queen who is a main character in the epic The Cattle Raid of Cooley. The name means "intoxicating" or "she who intoxicates" or "a cause of great joy". Or perhaps "drunk woman". This name has also been recorded as meaning "wolf queen".

Morrigan, MOOR ee an

The Morrigan is a three-fold War Goddess of Celtic lore. The name Morrigan comes from the Irish Mhor Rioghan meaning "great queen".

Muirne, MIR ne

Muirne is an Irish name meaning "high-spirited" or "festive" or possibly "beloved".

Muirne was a maiden and the daughter of a Druid who had received an omen that her marriage would bring his downfall so he refused all suitors. Finally, man called Cumhail abducted her. Muirne's father apealed to the king who declared Cumhail an outlaw and she was eventually recovered, but Muirne had already conceived a son who grew up to be Fionn mac Cumhail.

Niamh, neev

Niamh is a girl's name from Irish folklore. Niamh of the Golden Hair was the daughter of Mannan Mac Lir. The name means "radiance, luster, brightness".

Niamh, neev

Niamh is a girl's name from Irish folklore. Niamh of the Golden Hair was the daughter of Mannan Mac Lir. The name means "radiance, luster, brightness".

Oonagh, ou na

Oonagh is a woman's name from Irish folklore, the name of a Queen of the Faeries. The name comes from the Irish word for "lamb".

Oriana, or ee AN nah

The name Oriana is of Latin and Greek religion meaning "rising". It is a feminized version of the name Orion, the hunter, once companion to Artemis who is remembered through a well-known constellation.

There is also an Irish version of the name that means "golden". Indeed the proto-indo-european root Ouro means "gold". It is safe to associate this name with the sunrise.

Pixie, PIK see

In British folklore, Pixies are very small fairy-like spirits that are mischievous and playful and generally benign. They live in burial mounds and other ancient sites and are fond of late night dancing. They will bless those who are kind to them with favors and play tricks on those who are disrespectful of them or their home territory. It is said that they are fond of horses but tend to tie knots in horses manes while riding them. So if you find that your horses manes are mysteriously tangle in the morning, the pixies may be to blame.

Rhianna, ree AN ah

Rhianna is a Welsh name relating to a female nature spirit or faerie woman and related the Rhiannon of Welsh lore. The name means "Great Queen".

Rhiannon, ree AN un

Rhiannon is a name from Welsh myth meaning "Great queen". According to legend, Pwyll prayed to see a wonder and he saw a lady riding leisurely down the lane on her horse. No matter how fast he and his men rode they could not catch her though she never seemed to pick up her pace. Finally he asked her to stop and she did. This was Rhiannon, a woman from the otherworld, and they fell in love and married. She is considered by many to be the Goddess of Horses similar to Epona.

There is a song by Fleetwod Mac called Rhiannon.