[ ag-uh-thuh ]
/ ˈæg ə θə /


a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “good.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, from Latin, from Greek Agathe, fem. of agathos "good," of unknown origin. Never a popular name in U.S., and all but unused there since 1940.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper