Lotus – Scary Mommy

Lotus

A botanical name of Greek origin, referring to the lotus flower (and also a yoga position). Either way, your little Lotus will have an air of zen and beauty. We hope.

Nicknames:

Loti, Lo.

Famous people named Lotus:

Daughter of actress Rain Pryor, Lotus Marie Pryor; daughter of actor Randy Spelling, Lotus Elodie Spelling; daughter of "Top Chef" Richard Blais, Embry Lotus Blais.

Fun fact:

In Greek mythology, the Lotus Eaters were a tribe encountered by Odysseus; they inhabited an island overrun with lotus plants, and their fruit and flowers caused the Lotus Eaters to spend their lives in a narcotic haze.

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