US Popularity:29477
Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Black poplar; Nymph, minor goddess; She who gives encouragement; Behave; Accomplish; Manage
Egeria is a girl’s name of Latin and Greek origin. In Greek, this name commonly means “black poplar,” “she who gives encouragement,” “nymph” or “minor goddess,” which mythology buffs are sure to swoon for. Egeria was a nymph who attributed the role of divine consort and counselor to Numa Pompilius, the second king of Rome. The water-bearing spirit is often considered prophetic, and her name is typically used as an eponym for a female counselor. Whereas in Latin, Egeria has multiple meanings, such as “behave,” “accomplish,” and “manage.” With a name as powerful as Egeria, baby is sure to achieve greatness and encourage others along the way.
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