Penna

  • Origin: Greek
  • Gender: girl
Abhijeet Modi
Feb 07, 2024 By Abhijeet Modi
Originally Published on Sep 29, 2022
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The name Penna stems from Latin. The meaning of Penna means 'feather'. It is gender-neutral and is very rare in the US and moderately rare in the UK. It is also considered to be from Ancient Greek and is a variant of Penelope. As such, it means 'weaver'. In pop culture, American actor Ian Ziering of 'Beverley Hills, 90210' fame, named his daughter Penna Mae Ziering. In ancient Greek culture, Penelope (Penna) is Ulysses' wife, a faithful and devoted woman who refused hundreds of suitors during the 20 years that Ulysses was away. When she was a child, Penelope's father threw her into the sea, but she was rescued by ducks called Penelope. Penelope is a popular name, but Penna is rare worldwide. Some English-speaking parents might like that it's rare and use it for its uniqueness. It's a good idea to remember that Penna sounds a bit like penne, the pasta. Penna is easy to pronounce Pen-Nah.

Gender

Penna is most often associated with the gender: female.
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Spelling Of Penna

P-E-N-N-A, 5-letter female given name.

Nicknames

  • Pen
  • PenPen
  • Penny

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Abhijeet ModiMaster of Computer Science

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