Semele

What is the meaning of the name Semele?

The name Semele is primarily a female name of Greek origin that means Mother Earth.


According to some linguists Semele is derived from the root meaning "earth." Possibly an alternate spelling of the Thracian bane Zemele, meaning "mother earth."

In Greek mythology, Semele is the mother of Dionysus by Zeus. Pronounced Seh-meh-lee.

Names like Semele:

Samuel, Sonel, Sunila, Shmuel, Shmuley, Shanley, Sunil, Smilla, Samwell, Samael, Samella

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