Gender: Female
Origin: Greek
Meaning: With A Web Over Her Face
The name Penelope means With A Web Over Her Face and is of Greek origin. Penelope is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Actresses with the name Penelope include Penelope Cruz and Penelope Ann Miller. Penelope Delta was a Greek writer and Penelope Fitzgerald was an English actress and mistress of King Edward VIII.

In Greek mythology, Penelope was the faithful wife of Odysseus and the mother of the god Pan. Other fictional characters include Penelope Clearwater in the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. Penelope Garcia is a character on the TV show, Criminal Minds.

People who like the name Penelope also like the names: Charlotte, Violet, Amelia, Olivia, Scarlett, Eleanor, Genevieve, Oliver, Theodore, Henry, Sebastian, Benjamin, Finn, Liam

Stats for the Name Penelope

checkmark Penelope is currently #35 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Penelope is currently #22 in U.S. births

Songs about Penelope

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Le Voyage de Penelope - Air
Penelope - Great Big Sea
Penelope - of Montreal
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