Name for today- Rhea

Greek & Roman Mythology. Latinized form of Greek ‘Ρεια (Rheia), meaning unknown, perhaps related to ‘ρεω (rheo) “to flow” or ‘ρεος (rheos) “stream”. In Greek mythology Rhea was a Titan, the wife of Cronus, and the mother of Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Hera, Demeter and Hestia. Also, in Roman mythology a woman named Rhea Silvia was the mother of Romulus and Remus, the legendary founders of Rome. (

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    Bewildertrix said,

    I want to like it and think of Rhea Silva before this but it does make me think of the ending of certain words e.g diarrhoea and pyorrhea. Sorry!

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      babynamelover said,

      I know me too a little! But now we have gone off Thea I kind of like Rhea. I am starting to like Theodora though, not sure if hubby will go for it though.

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