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All about the name Penelope

Greek Origin
"With A Web Over Her Face"
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The meaning of the name Penelope is With A Web Over Her Face. The origin of the name Penelope is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.

In Greek mythology, Penelope was the faithful wife of Odysseus. Penelope was also the mother of the god Pan. Other fictional characters include Penelope Clearwater in the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. Penelope Garcia is a character on the TV show, Criminal Minds.

Actresses with the name Penelope include Penelope Cruz and Penelope Ann Miller. Penelope Delta was a Greek writer and Penelope Fitzgerald was an English actress and mistress of King Edward VIII.

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Penelope Stats
Penelope is on 4,094 BN name lists
Penelope is currently #21 on the BN charts
Penelope is currently #24 in U.S. births
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Songs about Penelope

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Le Voyage de Penelope - Air
Penelope - Great Big Sea
Penelope - of Montreal
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