Name Bethany meaning, origin - female english name

The meaning of the name Bethany is: From the name of a biblical town, Βηθανία (Bethania) in Greek, which is probably of Aramaic or Hebrew origin, possibly meaning "house of affliction" or "house of figs". In the New Testament the town of Bethany is the home of Lazarus and his sisters Mary and Martha. It has been in use as a rare given name in the English-speaking world since the 19th century, used primarily by Catholics in honour of Mary of Bethany. In America it became moderately common after the 1950s.

The name Bethany is present in the lists: Female names, Female names start with letter B, English names.


Number for the name Bethany

The Number of the name three (3) denotes people who are capable and cheerful, easily perceive everything new, and thanks to this, achieve success in various fields. People with the name Bethany prefer to adapt to their environment, but only where profit is expected.

They like easy communication, new acquaintances and daily entertainment. These people don't like to plan.

the Pursuit of quick success and easy pursuits can prevent them from achieving achievements in new fields where diligence, calculation and planning are required.

The Number three (3) for the name Bethany describes free, active people who are not averse to experimenting in love and sex. They are attracted to themselves due to their natural attractiveness, but they are windy and fickle. Quite often, they are forced to change partners, as they always expect something new and unusual from them, in order to satisfy their passion, as if at the first acquaintance.

Stones of the number 3 for the name Bethany: amethyst, jet, sapphire, turquoise, chrysolite, hematite (Bloodstone), spinel (Lal), tourmaline-sherl, tiger's eye.

Planet of the number 3: Jupiter.

Zodiac Sign of the number 3: Sagittarius.

Good years for the name: 1902, 1911, 1920, 1929, 1938, 1947, 1956, 1965, 1974, 1983, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2019, 2028.

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Meaning of letters in the name Bethany

B - as the second letter of the alphabet, B relates to balance and instinct. It introduces an influence of friendliness and cooperation to a person's name Numerology.
E - freedom is the driving force for the letter E. As part of a person's name Numerology, it introduces romantic and expressive energies to the mix.
T - T carries very sensitive energies. In a person's name Numerology, it highlights the importance of harmony in relationships and teamwork.
H - people with H in their name are influenced by energies of innovation and independence. They have a need to succeed and are highly motivated to reach their goals.
A - the A represents confidence, independence, and proactivity. As part of a name, it influences people with both leadership and motivation.
N - imagination and free thinking are introduced through the N. People with N in their name have a unique and purposeful approach to life.
Y - people with Y in their name will go deep and wide in search of experience. Life is an adventure to them, and their curiosity leads the way.

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