Medea - Meaning of Medea

What does Medea mean?

[ 3 syll. me-dea, med-ea ] The baby girl name Medea is pronounced in English as Mah-DIY-ah †. Medea is mainly used in English and German. Its language of origin is Old Greek. It is derived from the word 'medesthai' which is of the meaning to meditate, to ponder. An original form of the name is Medeia (Old Greek). The name was borne in Greek mythology by the daughter of King Aeëtes of Colchis, who married Jason and helped him steal the Golden Fleece from her father; she was later abandoned by her husband.

The names Madora, Medeah, Medeia, Media, Mediah, Mediya, Mediyah, and Medya are variant forms of Medea.

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Medea is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Medea include Maas'ouda, Magestic, Mahatha, Majestas, Majestic, Majestique, Mas'ouda, Masada, Masadah, Massada, Massadah, Matusha, Matuta, Medusa, Medusah, Mieta, Mikita, Minesoda, Minnesoda, and Mistea.

† Pronunciation for Medea: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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