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Caduceus

What does Caduceus mean?

Caduceus Pronunciation of Caduceus [ca-duceus] as a boys' name is of Greek origin. Greek mythology: the caduceus was the insignia of Hermes (called Mercury by the Romans), a winged staff with two serpents twining up it. Because Hermes was the patron of doctors, it has become the symbol for medicine.

Associated with: greek, mythology, romans.

Variations

Creative forms:
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Middle name pairings:
Caduceus Eleazar (C.E.), ..

How popular is Caduceus?

Caduceus is an uncommonly occurring given name for men and an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Caduceus has not made it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caduceus name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caduceus outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adulfus, Amadeus, Andreus, Bacchus, Cace, Cacey, Cadbee, Cadbey (see Cadby), Cadbie (see Cadby), Caddell, Caddice, Caddis, Caddiss, Cade, Cadel, Cadell, Caden, Cadfael, Cadmos (see Cadmus), Cadmus, Cadmuss (see Cadmus), Cadoc, Caius, Calumet, Camillus, Canice, Canute, Carolus, Cassius, Catullus, Cayce, Caycey, Claudius, Columbus, Dacius, Faunus, Faustus, Kadmus, Lucius, Marcus, Mateus, Mattaeus, Mattheus, Maurus, Paulus, Taurus, Thaddaeus, Thaddeus, Thadeus, Zaccheus and Zacheus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Caduceus.


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