Last modified on 2 June 2014, at 14:21

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Dutch thee, from Mandarin. See tea for more.

Proper nounEdit

Thea f

  1. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Theaceae — now called Camellia.

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened from Dorothea and Theodora.

Proper nounEdit

Thea

  1. A female given name (rather rare in English).

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a pet form of Dorothea and Theodora.

Proper nounEdit

Thea

  1. A female given name.

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a pet form of Dorothea,Theodora, Mathea and Therese.

Proper nounEdit

Thea

  1. A female given name.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a pet form of Dorotea ,Theodora and Teresia. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1843.

Proper nounEdit

Thea

  1. A female given name.