Name for 28 February- Aglaia

Aglaia

This is a girls name, it is from Greek Mythology, it is said “a-glay-a” or “a glie-a.”

It means “splendid,” “brilliant,” and “beauty.”

Aglaia is one of Three Graces the others are Eurynome and Thalia, they were nature goddesses who’s jobs included the rebirth of life in spring an ripening fruits.

Aglaia is a genus of tree’s they grow in tropical and subtropical places.

Sources

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aglaia

http://www.behindthename.com/name/aglaia

http://hernameisrio.deviantart.com/

The Best Baby Name Book by Louise Nicholson.

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