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Delius

What does Delius mean?

Delius Pronunciation of Delius [delius] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Delius is "from Delos". Delos is a tiny Greek island that was sacred to the ancient Greeks, who believed that Apollo and Artemis had been born there.

Associated with: greek, ancient (old).

Variations

Delius has 3 variants: Deli, Delios and Delos.

Creative forms:
(male) Desius, Dilius, ..

(female) Delida, Delisy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Delius Adam (D.A.), ..

How popular is Delius?

Delius is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#100663 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Delius (outside Top 2000) is Delos. This form of Delius was favored as a baby name 105 years ago (#1150). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delos in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delius and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Delius is pronounced similarly to Dallas and Dallis. Other suggested similar names are Aegeus, Aengus, Aeolus, Aldus, Alexius, Altus, Arcelius, Arius, Bemus, Cecilius, Celsius, Celsus, Dacius, Dalles, Darius, Davies, Davis, Decimus, Decio, Del, Delane, Delani, Deleon, Delfin, Delfinos, Delfinus, Delles, Delling, Delman, Delmer, Delmon, Delmor (see Delmar), Delray, Delrick, Delrico, Delron, Delton, Delvin, Delvon, Demos, Denies, Denis, Dennes, Dennys, Denys, Deonys, Derick, Derik, Derrius, Des, Desi, Deus, Devaun, Devin, Devinn, Devion, Dewitt, Dollfus, Dolphus, Feliks, Fergus, Festus, Gaius, Hermus, Jarius, Jesus, Julius, Lexus, Lucius, Marius, Pelagius, Pius and Seumus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Delius.


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