Daphne – Scary Mommy

Daphne

This means laurel in Greek, which is a tree and source of bay leaves for cooking. Who knows, maybe she’ll compete on an episode of Chopped Junior one day where the secret ingredient is bay leaves?

Nicknames:

Daph.

Famous people named Daphne:

Actress Daphne Zuniga; nutrition author and TV host Daphne Oz; actress, singer, and fashion blogger Daphne Blunt; TV personality and film producer Daphne Wayans; authors Daphne Fielding and Daphne du Maurier; fictional Daphne Blake from Scooby Doo and fictional Daphne Moon from Frasier.

Fun fact:

In Greek mythology, Daphne avoided unwanted advances from Apollo by transforming into a laurel tree.

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