Meaning:Fresh, sparkling
Caregivers who want baby to blossom into a bright and beautiful soul will surely be endeared by the feminine name Amaryllis. A Greek name meaning “fresh” and “sparkling”, Amaryllis is a type of flower defined by its richness and exuberance. The name is given to the heroine in the Greek epic poem Ecologues by Virgil, and it is also referenced in the contemporary George Bernard Shaw play Back to Methuselah. Whether you admire Amarayllis for its botanical connotations or its literary connections, this charming name is certainly worthy of your sparkling new addition.
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