Meaning:Of Orpheus; Darkness of the night
Baby Orpheya is bound to brighten up the darkness with their arrival. A feminine variant of the Greek name Orpheus, Orpheya holds the meaning "darkness of the night." This is a feminine name with a uniquely mystical and enchanting feel. Known for being a musician, poet, and prophet, Orpheus was an incredibly important figure in Ancient Greece. Orpheus was a devoted person who attempted to free his wife, Eurydice, from the afterlife. His mission was unsuccessful because he broke the one rule set for him by the God of the underworld, Hades—don't look back. This story serves as a unique reminder for baby Orpheya to never look back as they go through life. The name is also an excellent choice if you hope to instill a love for the arts in baby.

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