Gender: Female
Origin: American
Meaning: Excellence

The name Aretha means Excellence and is of American origin. Aretha is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Aretha Franklin, singer. Probably invented, possibly from Greek arete 'excellence'.

People who like the name Aretha also like the names: Elodie, Cleo, Clementine, Aurora, Amaranta, Vivian, Aaralyn, Felix, Vladimir, Riaz, Gaius, Raiden, Gavin, Myrddin
Similar Sounding Names: Aurorette, Arty, Artie, Art, Ardith, Aradia, Aerith, Arata, Aradhya, Arwid

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checkmark Aretha is currently #858 in U.S. births

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Obsessed with Aretha - Graham Parker