- It's Greek for "beautiful or godlike", the feminine of Adonis. Its a strong name, yet soft.
- An unusual girls' name that I came in contact with in high school. A good friend, named Betsy's name was Elizabeth Adonia. (Uh-dohn-ya).
This looks like a modern feminine form of Adonis. Adonis is a character from Greek mythology who is associated with beauty and youth. His name most likely comes from Semitic adon meaning "lord."
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