What does the name Galatea mean? The meaning of the name Galatea is Milk White. The origin of the name Galatea is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: In Greek mythology, an ivory statue of a maiden brought to life by Pygmalion's prayer.