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Lamia Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Lamia is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Lamia is "mythical daughter of poseidon".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 4117  in baby name popularity for girls with 36 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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Lamia falls into the Roman myth name category.

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