Female, Mythology, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes


Protea is the name of a genus of South African flowering plants, also known as sugarbushes or fynbos. It was named after the Greek god Proteus who could change his form at will in order to avoid telling the future. The name comes from Ancient Greek protos meaning “first”.

Origin: Proto-Indo-European


Male forms:

  • Proteus (Ancient Greek)


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