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Ophelia Name Meaning

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Ophelia meaning

Ophelia meaning

Name :

Ophelia

Meaning of Ophelia :

Help
Helper

Origin of name Ophelia :
American
Ophelia Numerology :
Personality No. 9

More About American Name : Ophelia

  • Ophelia's origin is Old Greek, and its use, English, German, and Italian. The name is derived either from the Greek 'ophelos' or 'ophis' and its meaning is "help".

    Ophelia is a main character in Shakespeare's tragic play "Hamlet" who dies by drowning while in a state of delirium and mental torment. Ophelia has since become a symbol of angst for teenage girls.

  • From the Greek "ophelos" meaning "help"

Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Ophelia:

Availia, Filia, Ofelia, Ofilia, Ophelie, Ophelya, Ophilia, Ovalia, Ovelia, Phelia

Rhyming Names of Ophelia: 

Ophelia with popular American Surnames

Ophelia Franco,   Ophelia Blair,   Ophelia Alvarado,   Ophelia Huffman,   Ophelia Burnett

Ophelia Name also appears in following Origin(s): English

Ophelia also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Australian, Danish, French, German, Greek

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Swallow V/s Breathe

Normally people cannot breathe and or swallow at the same time, whereas babies are able to swallow as well as breathe at the same time. Hence now you know why a baby is able to drink milk that fast and breathe quickly at the same time.

Hearing not up to mark

When new born babies are born, their hearing power is not complete i.e. 100%. The middle ear of the infant is filled with fluid which makes only partial hearing possible. Also, they are able easily able to recognize the voice of their mother.

Babies are born swimmers

When babies are born, they can swim naturally. Babies also have the ability to hold their breath for a while. Unfortunately, they lose the ability of holding breath when they start growing up.

Big Baby Eyeballs

The eyeballs of a baby normally look larger as compared to the size of the head of the baby and or its complete size. This is because their eye balls as compared to human eye balls are just about 75%. This means only 25% eye balls grow at a later stage.

Taste buds everywhere

New born babies are known to have taste buds at many places apart from the tongue i.e. the back, roof as well as the sides of the mouth. As they grow up, the sense of taste everywhere apart from tongue loses away!

  • What does the name Ophelia mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Help
    Helper in American. Ophelia also named in Australian, Danish, French, German, Greek for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Ophelia. What does the name Ophelia mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Ophelia. History of name and famous personality with Ophelia will help to update our database and other website users.

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