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Unique code of the name Penelope: 4628
First name Penelope backwards: Epolenep
Meaning and origin of the name Penelope
Ancient Greek name (Πηνελόπη) [Pinelopi] meaning - "faithful wife", derived from the word (πηνέλοψ) [pinélops] etymology (definition) - "teal (duck)". Teal - known for their fidelity ducks.
In Homer's Odyssey, Penelope is the faithful wife of Odysseus, who keeps her suitors at bay in his long absence and is eventually rejoined with him.