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Ophelia meaning

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Ophelia Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the name Ophelia desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with name Ophelia having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too.
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 Porter,   Ophelia Caldwell,   Ophelia Crocker,   Ophelia Mercier,   Ophelia Gannon

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  • 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.

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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Faster breathing rate

Yes, the breathing rate of the new born baby is faster than that of an adult. The new born babies breathe for about 40 times per minute. This is around 2 times faster rate than that of an adult.


Now if you are confused as to what this means, is simply stating that new born babies are able to clearly see things that are close to them. Hence they can only see close things properly. Maximum clear vision is up to 12 inches.

New born don’t have the reflex to blink

Correctly said, new born babies don’t have very good reflex actions. An example of the same is that they don’t blink their eyes very often as adults do, this may be the reason you will always lose in the eye blink game.

Fatty baby or bouncy baby?

When babies are born, for the coming next 6 months, their weight doubles up. The reason behind this is that they sleep for about 14 – 15 hours a day and rest of the time they just sit, eat and sleep. Now you know why they double up in weight.

What babies do in womb?

Babies in the womb just don’t sit idle, they are doing so much in learning within the mom. They are learning to move their fingers, limbs, toes, sucking their thumb. At times, they are dreaming and yawning etc.

  • 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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