Hippolyta - Meaning of Hippolyta

What does Hippolyta mean?

[ 4 syll. hip-po-ly-ta, hi-ppol-yta ] The baby girl name Hippolyta is pronounced as HHiy-PAOL-iy-Taa- †. Hippolyta has its origins in the Old Greek language. It is used largely in English and Greek. The meaning of Hippolyta is 'freer of horses'. It is derived from hippos which means 'horse' ; lyein 'to free' ; lyo 'to loosen'. An original form of the name is Hippolyte (Old Greek). The name was borne in Greek mythology by the Amazonian queen with a magical girdle from her father Ares, the god of war. Hippolyta is the feminine version of the German Hippolyt.

A form of Hippolyta is the Italian Ippolita.

See also the related categories, queen, god, english, greek, war (battle), and horse.

Hippolyta is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

† Pronunciation for Hippolyta: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

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