What does Aphrodite mean?
Aphrodite /aph-rod-ite/ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Aphrodite is "foam". Name of the Greek goddess of love, known to the Romans as Venus. She was said to have been born on the sea foam.
(female) Adirodite, Atarodite, ..
(male) Aphrodim, Aphrodmon, ..
How popular is Aphrodite?
Aphrodite is an uncommonly occurring first name for women and also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Venus is the only popular varying form of Aphrodite (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. This relation of Aphrodite was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1970-1979. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Aphrodite and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)