Popularity:5030
Origin:Greek
Meaning:Help; Aid
Ophilia is a girl’s name of Greek origin. Meaning “help” or “aid,” this title can see this little one being of true benefit to your home. A variation on the popular spelling Ophelia, this is the name of a well-known Shakespearean character. Although she met an untimely demise, this figure represents femininity and innocence in the play and could bring this gentle influence blossoming to life. The name was originally formed by an Italian Renaissance poet in the early 16th century, combining the Greek word for “help” with Arcadia, a sort of Utopia in the poem. With a name rooted so deeply in literature, Ophilia may look to words and creativity to express herself, finding comfort and peace in the arts.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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