Meaning : Meaning 'Laural, in Greek mythology Daphne was a nymph that was turned into a laurel tree to escape the persistant advances of the god Apollo . Heartbroken Apollo created a commerative crown from the trees leaves., Laurel Tree,
Pronunciation : DAF-nee (English), DAHF-nə (Dutch) , (DAEFNiy), DAF nee,
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Numerology information Daphne:
Name Number: 3 Meaning: Communication, Interaction, Friendship, Joy, Lightness, Humor, Art, Positivity, Optimism
Additional information Daphne:
Greek water nymph. Daphne Du Maurier, author. Character on TV shows "Scooby Doo" and "Frasier"
Daphne is a name of Greek origin which means ‘Laurel Tree’. In Greek mythology it was the name of a nymph who was pestered by Apollo for her attentions, and so asked the gods to help her; they then turned her into a Laurel Tree and Apollo gave up his hounding of her.
Hebrew Meaning: The name Daphne is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Daphne is: Victory.
American Meaning: The name Daphne is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Daphne is: Victory.
Greek Meaning: The name Daphne is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Daphne is: Bay tree, or laurel tree. The Greek mythological nymph Daphne was rescued from the unwanted attentions of the god Apollo by being turned into a laurel bush. Famous bearer: British author Daphne du Maurier.
Means "laurel" in Greek. In Greek mythology she was a nymph turned into a laurel tree by her father in order that she might escape the pursuit of Apollo. It has been used as a given name in the English-speaking world since the end of the 19th century.
Definition funny of Daphne:
A very good looking girl who is popular with everybody. Shy at first, but fun and friendly once you get to know her. Smart and intellegent, and enjoys company. Good at anything she does, and talented in the arts.
"That Daphne girl is amazing!"
The most gorgeous woman to ever walk the planet . Everybody loves her . One of the most out-going/laid-back people ever . Doesn't care what anybody thinks . Not afraid to knock a bitch out . Very very very beautiful . Beyond sexy . Being with her is a once in a life time opportunity & once you get her you should never let go or you will regret it big time . The sexiest woman in the world ! Once you lose her trust , it's hard to get it back . She is absolutely amazing . Not the type of girlfriend that is constantly looking over your shoulder & she won't obsess over you . Sexilicious Goddess sent from the Heavens above ! The most stunning person on the face of the Earth . If you ever get the chance to date her , don't ever let go of her because she will truly love you . Once you lose her , you lose everything .
Daphne is amazing . I wish I was like Daphne !
1 According to Greek myth Apollo chased the dryad Daphne (Greek: ÄÜöíç, meaning "laurel"), daughter of Peneus. His infatuation was caused by an arrow from Eros, who was jealous because Apollo had made fun of his archery skills. Eros also claimed to be irritated by Apollo's singing. Daphne prayed to the river god Peneus to help her and he changed her into a Lauraceae tree, which became sacred to Apollo. 2 Dafne is the name of an opera by Jacopo Peri (1597), no longer extant, and is considered to be the first opera ever composed. Daphne is also the title of an opera by Richard Strauss based on the myth of the nymph Daphne. Daphne is also a genus of shrubs in the plant family Thymelaeaceae, noted for their scented flowers and poisonous berries. 41 Daphne is the name of an asteroid. Many cities and villages in Greece are named Dafni Daphne is the name of a city in the U.S. state of Alabama. SS Daphne was a ship which sank disastrously in 1883. Daphne Blake is a character in the television cartoon Scooby-Doo. Daphne Broon is a character in the Scottish cartoon strip The Broons. "Daphne Descends" is a song on the Smashing Pumpkins' Adore album. Daphne Moon is a character in the Emmy Award Winning Show Frasier. DAPHNE is an emulator of Laserdisc Arcade Games. DAÖNE is a nuclear physics experiment in Frascati, Italy. Daphne is the name of a tree that is important in finding Maia Mizuki's lost memories, in the anime Daphne in the Brilliant Blue (2004) "Daphne" is a song on several Django Reinhardt albums, such as Djangology. The song was originally written in 1938. "Daphne II" is a European Community program based on the decission 803/2004/CE from the European Parliament, to prevent and fight violence against women and children and protect the victims and risk groups; It states a common position and strategy from the representatives of the european citizenship. 3 Daphen si a wonderufl perosn lvoely and cute
Daphne wow you are cool
1. A hot person who likes to be around guys 2. Kinduf nice with lots of frends 3. could be a private stripper? younmever know!
Expression information Daphne:
People with this name tend to be creative and excellent at expressing themselves. They are drawn to the arts, and often enjoy life immensely. They are often the center of attention, and enjoy careers that put them in the limelight. They tend to become involved in many different activities, and are sometimes reckless with both their energies and with money.
Soul information Daphne:
People with this name have a deep inner desire for a stable, loving family or community, and a need to work with others and to be appreciated.
Songs about Daphne:
Daphne - John Paul Jones
Daphne Descends - Smashing Pumpkins
The English Dance Master, Vol. 1: Daphne by Les Witches from the Album Playford: The English Dance Master (Excerpts)
Daphne Descends (Matt Walker Reimagined/2014) by The Smashing Pumpkins from the Album Adore (Super Deluxe)
Daphne (The Dancing Master, John Playford 1651) by Hesperus from the Album Early American Roots
Daphne Descends by The Smashing Pumpkins from the Album Adore
Daphne Descends (Live/San Paulo Session) by The Smashing Pumpkins from the Album Adore (Super Deluxe)
Summertime (feat. Daphne Khoo) by Neus from the Album Sun
Hit or Miss (Daphne) by The Roses from the Album Chi Passa...
Books about Daphne:
Daphne: A Plantation Story (The Plantation) by Stella Samiotou Fitzsimons (Dec 27, 2013)
Daphne Du Maurier: Three Complete Novels & Five Short Stories (The King's General, The House on the Strand, The... by Daphne Du Maurier (Dec 12, 1988)
Daphne du Maurier and her Sisters by Jane Dunn (Feb 27, 2014)
Daphne Du Maurier: The Secret Life of the Renowned Storyteller by Margaret Forster (Sep 1, 1993)
Daphne du Maurier's Classics of the Macabre by Daphne Du Maurier and Michael Foreman (Oct 21, 1987)
Daphne- The Arctic Fox by Serena Silenced (Jan 12, 2013)
Daphne Guinness by Valerie Steele and Daphne Guinness (Oct 25, 2011)
Movies about Daphne:
Daphne In The Brilliant Blue - B2 - Bonus Episode 2 2010 NR - Runtime: 24 mins Starring: Carrie Savage, Erika Weinstein, et al. Directed by: Sam Regal
Daphne 2008 NR - Runtime: 1 hr 28 mins Starring: Geraldine Somerville, Elizabeth McGovern, et al. Directed by: Clare Beavan
Heart of a Poet: Daphne Marlatt (Institutional Use) 2013 NR - Runtime: 24 mins Starring: Andrea Thompson and Daphne Marlatt Directed by: Maureen Judge
Heart of a Poet: Daphne Marlatt 2013 NR - Runtime: 24 mins Starring: Andrea Thompson and Daphne Marlatt Directed by: Maureen Judge
Daphne in the Brilliant Blue: Collection 1 2009 Unrated - Runtime: 5 hrs 25 mins
Daphne in the Brilliant Blue - Initiation + Series Box 2005 Unrated - Runtime: 1 hr 40 mins
Daphne Laureola 2003 Unrated - Runtime: 1 hr 30 mins Starring: Joan Plowright, Arthur Lowe, et al. Directed by: Waris Hussein
Wiki information Daphne:
Daphne is a genus of between 50 and 95 species of deciduous and evergreen shrubs in the family Thymelaeaceae, native to Asia, Europe and north Africa. They are noted for their scented flowers and poisonous berries.
Daphne is a minor figure in Greek mythology known as a Naiad—a type of female nymph associated with fountains, wells, springs, streams, brooks and other bodies of freshwater. There are several versions of the myth, but the general narrative is that...