In terms of Greek mythology, the name Ida holds much importance. Mount Ida of Crete is said to be the birthplace of Zeus. It was here that the future king of the Gods was nurtured by nymphs before overthrowing the Titans and bringing in a new generation of the Gods. Unlike most myths, Mount Ida is indeed a real place and somewhere tourists can visit as they walk through the ancient Idaean Cave. If you’re a fan of Greek myth and want your child’s name to have an awesome storyline, Ida is a fantastic choice!

Famous People Named Ida

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Ida B. Wells
    Civil Rights Activist
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