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Meaning name Acacia

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Acacia

Meaning name Acacia
English name derived from the tree name, from Latin acacia, from Greek akakia, meaning "thorny Egyptian tree." Besides the flowering shrub or tree, Acacia is also the name of a fraternity. In Freemasonry, the Acacia symbolizes immortality of the soul, innocence and purity, and birth into a new life. The acaica seyal is believed to have been the biblical shittah-tree (Isaiah 41:19) which furnished the wood for the Ark of the Covenant and for the Tabernacle. 
Acacallis - Latin form of Greek Akakallis, meaning "daffodil." In mythology, this is the name of a nymph who was the mother of Philandros by Apollo.
Acantha - Latin form of Greek Akantha, meaning "thorn." In mythology, this is the name of a nymph loved by Apollo.
Acacius - Latin form of Greek Akakios, meaning "not evil."

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