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Meaning of Aletha

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The name Aletha has the following meaning:

A truthful and honest woman. Diminutive of Alethea, which is derived from Greek name "Aletheia", bearing the meaning "truth".
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Aletha is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Aletha in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Aletha is pronounced as uh-lee-thah


Aletha originates from the English language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Aletha and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Aletha: Boys - Arlo, Brenton, Burrell, Cloyd, Dayton, Dearborn, Deems, Denver, Derrick, Dover, Durwin, Edd, Forrest, Geary, Haywood, Isham, Kent, Kinley, Lindell, Lorne, Morton, Girls - Addyson, Cheryle, Delisa, Fronia, Heaven, Icie, Icy, Jane, Janice, Latonya, Maryann, Maryanne, Myla, Unique, Willene, Both genders - Dell, Ella, Emery, Hadley, June, Laken, Tate


Popular Variants for the name Aletha: Aleta (Greek)
The name Aletha is itself a variant of Alethea


We think the name Aletha should fall under the following style category: Ladylike.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Aletha to be: A sweet and gentle woman

In one word, you might describe Aletha as a(n) "gentle" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Aletha (or its variants) are:

Alethea Hayter , born on 7 November, a famous author. Alethea Hayter 's background: An English author and British Council Representative.

Aileen Aletha Meagher, born on 26 November, a famous athlete. Aileen Aletha Meagher's background: A Canadian athlete who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.
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