Arachne


Gender: Feminine

Origin: Greek

Meaning: “Spider.”

Pronunciation: (uh-RAK-nee)

Nicknames: Ari, Anne, Annie

Detail: In Greek myth Arachne was a mortal woman who defeated Athena in a weaving contest. After this, Arachne hanged herself, but Athena brought her back to life in the form of a spider.

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