The meaning of the name Artemis is Butcher. The origin of the name Artemis is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
First a female name. Meaning unknown, possibly related either to Greek "artemes" meaning safe or "artamos," a butcher." In Greek mythology, the daughter of Leto and Zeus, and the twin of Apollo. Artemis Gordon, character from TV and movie "Wild Wild West"