Meaning and Origin of: Myrtle

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Greek : A flower; symbol of victory; a tree

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : topographic name for someone who lived where the shrub myrtle grew.
  • Americanized form of Greek Myrtoglou or a metronymic of similar derivation, from the Greek female personal name Myrto (see Mirto).