Ofilia Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Ophelia:
Believed to have been coined by Sannazzaro in 1504 for the name of a character in his pastoral Arcadia. He is thought to have taken it from the Greek ōphelia (help, succor). The use of Ophelia in the English language seems to be a result of its being used for the name of Polonius' daughter, who was in love with Hamlet in Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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Ophelia is a fictional character in the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare. She is a young noblewoman of Denmark, and the love interest of Prince Hamlet.
Ofelia was the name of the lead character in the movie 'Pan's Labyrinth'.
Ophelia is an album released by Natalie Merchant in 1998. The first track shares the album's name. In the song, Ophelia is described as being at once a "novice carmelite," a "suffragette," a "circus queen," a "demigoddess" and a "mafia courtesan."