What does Atlas mean?
Atlas \a-tlas, at-las\ as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Atlas is "to carry". Atlas was a mythical Titan who bore the weight of the world on his shoulders, so the name has connotations of great strength.
Atlas has 1 variant: Attlas.
Atlas is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#15551 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Atlas for boys. Atlas entered the list in 2013 and reached its top position of #646 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)