Origin of the name AGATHA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name AGATHA.
form of Greek Agathe (q.v.), the
feminine form of Agathon
(q.v.), from ἀγαθός, meaning "good."
Usage: America, England.
Agathias, Agathoina, Gytha; Spanish and Italian, Agata;
Russian, Agafia; Lettish, APKA.
The name of Agatha, which, especially in the North of England, used to
be much more frequently met with than it is now, is derived from the
= good, the masculine name being Agathon. (Girls' Christian Names,