What does Basilides mean?
(male) Basiliden, Bassilides, ..
(female) Basilida, Basilien, .. Middle name pairings:
Basilides Clay (B.C.), ..
How popular is Basilides?
Basilides is a rare first name for men. Basilides is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Vasilios, Basilio and Basil are the prominent variation forms of Basilides (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Basilides was widespread 105 years ago (average #1455), but now, the form Basil has become somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bailee, Bailer, Bailey▼, Bailie, Baillee, Baillie, Balder, Barklie, Bastien, Baxlie, Beaslie (see Beasley), Brilie (see Briley), Euclides and Euripides. Like Basilides, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.