Popularity:5691
Origin:French
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:Dolphin; From Delphi
Delphine is a feminine name of French and Greek origins that is perfect if you can sense baby’s mythical side. Coming from the Greek word delphís, this name means “dolphin,” and is a lovely way to inspire your bundle of joy’s love for the water. It also means “from Delphi,” a place in Greek mythology that used to be the home of a major oracle. Whether you imagine baby with water wings or a crystal ball, an elegant name like Delphine will definitely leave a mark.
Sources
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 122

  • Merriam-Webster, delphine

  • Name Doctor, Delphine

  • Behind the Name, Delphine, February 2019

  • Britannica, Delphi, December 2023

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