Orestina; Mountain of a Woman
24 x 30
oil on canvas
[ syll. o-res-ti-na, or-est-ina ] The baby girl name Orestina is pronounced aoRAHSTIYNAH †. Orestina is of Old Greek origin and it is used mainly in Italian. The meaning of Orestina is 'mountain dweller'. It is derived from the word oros with the meaning 'mount'. The generic name has been used in Greek mythology. Orestina is the feminine version of the Italian Oreste.
A form of the name is the Italian Orestilla.