A names, Ancient Greek, Animals, Female, Goat, Greek, Greek mythology, Mythological creatures, Mythology, Nymphs, Place names

Aegina

Aegina is the name of a Greek island, its name derived from the name of a nymph in Greek mythology who was a lover of Zeus. The name is possibly derived from Greek aiginos meaning “of a goat”.

Origin: Ancient Greek

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Variants:

  • Aeginea (Greek)
  • Aigina (Greek)

 

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