Meaning of Niobe
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Niobe has the following meaning:
"Fern" in Greek. In mythology, Niobe was the queen of Thebes who was turned to stone by Zeus, at her request. In art, she is usually depicted weeping.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Niobe is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available popularity statistics for the name Niobe in the USA, for the past 100 years.
The name Niobe is pronounced as nee-o-bee
The following names are baby names related to Niobe and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Niobe: Boys - Ambrose
, Girls - Agatha
, Both genders - Barbara
Popular Variants for the name Niobe: Niobea
We think the name Niobe should fall under the following style category: Greek
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Niobe to be: intelligent and pensive
In one word, you might describe Niobe as a(n) "intelligent
See other "intelligent" names for girls