Meaning name Myrine



Meaning name Myrine
Variant spelling of Greek Myrina, possibly meaning "swiftly bounding."
Myra - English name invented by the 17th century poet Fulke Greville, which may have been based on the Greek word myrrha, "myrrh," a fragrant, bitter sap derived from the Commiphora tree and used in healing salves, perfumes and incenses. In ancient times, myrrh was worth more than its weight in gold, priced at 5 times that of frankincense, and it was one of the gifts of the Magi to the baby Jesus.
Myranda - Variant spelling of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Myriam - Variant spelling of English Miriam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Myrina - Greek name possibly meaning "swiftly bounding." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of the Amazons who defeated the people of Atlantis.
Myrna - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Myrrine - Ancient Greek name derived from the word myron, meaning "myrrh." 
Myrthe - From the Dutch name for the flowering "myrtle."
Myrtie - Pet form of English Myrtle, meaning "little myrtle."
Myrtle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, myrtle, the name of a flowering shrub or tree, derived from the Old French diminutive myrtille, meaning "little myrtle."
Myrddin - Welsh legend name of the magician who guided the destiny of King Arthur, derived from Celtic Mori-dunum, meaning "sea fort." Mori-dunum was a place in Wales later called Carmarthen. Because of its close resemblance to the French word merde, meaning "excrement," the name was changed from Myrddin to Merlin.