Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve
Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1281 in 2013 and #1120 in 2014.
Origin: From the Italian Ofelia, coined by the poet Jacopo Sannazaro in his poem Arcadia (1504), probably from the Ancient Greek ὠφέλειᾰ (ōphéleia, “help”, “aid”, “succour”). The name was used by William Shakespeare for the ill-fated bride of Hamlet.
-(astronomy) ]A moon of Uranus, named after the character in Hamlet.
-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-).