Meaning of Daphne
Pronunciation: (daf'nē), [key]
- a nymph who, when pursued by Apollo, was saved by being changed into a laurel tree.
- (l.c.)any Eurasian shrub belonging to the genus Daphne, certain species of which, as D. mezereum, are cultivated for their fragrant flowers.
- a female given name.
- daphne (Thesaurus)