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Alcestis

What does Alcestis mean?

Alcestis Pronunciation of Alcestis [al-ces-tis] as a girls' name is of Greek origin. In Euripides' play of the same name, Alcestis descends to Hades instead of her husband, and is then rescued by Hercules.

Associated with: greek, play (opera).

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Arcestis, Ascestis, ..

(male) Alceslin, Alcestos, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alcestis Coralie (A.C.), ..

How popular is Alcestis?

Alcestis is an uncommon first name for females and a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Alcestis has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alcestis name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alcestis outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adelais, Aeress, Alais, Alanis, Alaysia, Albert, Alberta, Albertina, Albertine, Alcee, Alcinia (see Alcina), Aldis, Alecia, Alectra, Aleecia, Aleesha, Aleethia, Aleeysia, Alegria, Alesha, Aleshia, Alesia, Alessa, Alessi, Alessia, Alesta, Aleta, Aletea, Alethia, Aletia, Aletta, Alette, Alexi, Alexis, Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Alieshea (see Alicia), Alis, Alishia, Alisia, Alista, Alitia, Allecia, Allegria, Alleluia, Allerie, Alles, Alless, Allessa, Alletta, Allette, Alliss, Almeeria (see Almera), Almeria, Almerin (see Almarine), Almetah, Aloisia, Alveenia (see Alvina), Alysia, Alyss, Alyssia, Annest, Aracelis, Arcenia, Ardelis, Argentia, Artemis, Artis, Augustia, Austin, Genesis, Glenis, Glennis and Mertis. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alcestis.

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