What does Aries mean?
Aries /ar-ies/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Aries is "ram". Name of the astrological sign for those born from March 21 to April 19.
How popular is Aries?
Aries is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#39678 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular variation form of Aries (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 is Ares (#781 in 2014). This boy name is at the top of its popularity presently (usage of 0.219%). Ares (#781) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Aries and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aries is pronounced similarly to Aris, Arius, Arris and Urias. Other suggested similar baby names are Arek, Aric▼, Arick, Arie, Ariel▼, Arien, Arik and Arles. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aries.