Meaning : Marsh Flower,
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Numerology information Althea:
Name Number: 2 Meaning: Partnership, Sense, Other, Passive, Assistance, Acceptance, Intimacy, Peace
Additional information Althea:
Althea Gibson, tennis player Often associated with Greek althos 'healing', although it is not clear that this is the origin of the name.
Greek Meaning: The name Althea is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Althea is: Wholesome, from the verb meaning 'to heal'. Althaia was the Greek name for the marshmallow plant which was believed to have healing powers. Made popular by 17th Century Richard Lovelace's poem 'To Althea, from Prison''Pure; Wholesome.
American Meaning: The name Althea is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Althea is: Wholesome, from the verb meaning 'to heal'. Althaia was the Greek name for the marshmallow plant which was believed to have healing powers. Made popular by 17th Century Richard Lovelace's poem 'To Althea, from Prison''Pure; Wholesome.
From the Greek name Αλθαια (Althaia), perhaps related to Greek αλθος (althos) "healing". In Greek myth she was the mother of Meleager. Soon after her son was born she was told that he would die as soon as a piece of wood that was burning on her fire was fully consumed. She immediately extinguished the piece of wood and sealed it in a chest, but in a fit of rage many years later she took it out and set it alight, thereby killing her son.
Definition funny of Althea:
an incredibly intelligent and loyal female, irresistibly enticing to many males, having glamourous eyes and a great smile. an origin of jealousy for many females. also, a type of hibiscus. (see georgia o'keefe's artwork)
"my girlfriend keeps nagging me to stop gawking at althea, but i just can't keep my eyes off her face!" "wow! my althea smells great today!"
to talk in a geeky voice in public and not give a crap who's listening
"That girl at the mall was totally pulling an Althea." "Yeah...what a nerd!"
A partically large heaping plate of slut sandwich ( and by the way, shes the ham in this sanwich.)
God Shes such an Althea! Althea wont leave my boyfriend aLONE!
Expression information Althea:
People with this name tend to be quiet, cooperative, considerate, sympathetic to others, adaptable, balanced and sometimes shy. They are trustworthy, respecting the confidences of others, and make excellent diplomats, mediators and partners. They are often very intuitive. They like detail and order, and often find change worrisome. They may sometimes feel insecure or restless.
Soul information Althea:
People with this name have a deep inner need for quiet, and a desire to understand and analyze the world they live in, and to learn the deeper truths.
Songs about Althea:
Forever And A Day (feat. Althea Rene) by Euge Groove from the Album Got 2 Be Groovin'
Althea by The Grateful Dead from the Album Go To Heaven
Golden Curtain (feat. Althea Rene) by Marion Meadows from the Album Whisper
I Didn't Know/feat. Althea Rene by Lin Rountree from the Album Soul-Tree, The Soul-Jazz Experience
Althea (Live October 1989 - April 1990) by The Grateful Dead from the Album Without A Net
Althea by The Grateful Dead from the Album Complete Studio Albums Collection
Althea (Live Version) by The Grateful Dead from the Album Complete Live Rarities Collection
Books about Althea:
Althea and Oliver by Cristina Moracho (Oct 9, 2014)
Althea by Madeleine Robins (Jul 8, 2012)
The Weather of the Pacific Northwest (Samuel and Althea Stroum Books) by Clifford Mass (Oct 20, 2008)
Quiet Odyssey: A Pioneer Korean Woman in America (Samuel and Althea Stroum Books) by Mary Paik Lee and Sucheng Chan (Apr 1, 1990)
Althea by Linda "Wredd" Watkins and Maxine Thompson (Mar 10, 2011)
Zakhor: Jewish History and Jewish Memory (The Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies) by Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi and Harold Bloom (Apr 1, 1996)
Circle of Friends: #12 Althea by Karen Nichols (Sep 14, 2014)
Movies about Althea:
Metro Manila Jake Macapagal; John Arcilla; Althea Vega; Jm Unrated - Starring: John Arcilla, Althea Vega, Miles Canapi, Ana Abad-Santos, Moises Magisa Jake Macapagal Directed by: Sean Ellis
Althea Gibson -
Wiki information Althea:
Althea Gibson was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and the first black athlete to cross the color line of international tennis. In 1956, she became the first person of color to win a Grand Slam title. The following year she won both...
Althea Flynt was the fourth wife of Larry Flynt and the co-publisher of Flynt's pornography magazine, Hustler.