What does Archelaus mean?
Archelaus [archelaus] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Archelaus is "the people's ruler". Not uncommon in the ancient world; Herod the Great had a son of that name who is mentioned in the Bible. Rare today.
Archelaus has 3 variants: Archelaios, Arkelaos and Arkelaus.Creative forms:
(male) Archlaus, Brochelaus, ..
(female) Archease, Archela, .. Middle name pairings:
Archelaus Judah (A.J.), ..
How popular is Archelaus?
Archelaus is an unusual first name for males. Archelaus is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Archelaus has not been recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Achilles▲, Achilleus, Achillius, Adelfus, Alpheaus, Alpheus, Arcadius, Arcelio, Arcelius, Archard, Archer▲, Archerd, Archibald▼, Aricelius, Arsenius, Artemas, Artemus, Arthel, Aurelius, Marcellus, Nicholaus, Nickolaus, Nicolaus, Orpheus, Wilhelmus and Zacheus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Archelaus.See names in meaning and etymology.