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What does Epicurus mean?

Epicurus Pronunciation of Epicurus [epi-cu-rus] as a boys' name is of Greek origin. A philosopher of great influence, who proposed that philosophy's purpose should be to make life happy. The word epicure, which has its root in his name, means someone who enjoys the pleasures of the flesh, which is actually a misunderstanding of the philosopher's teachings.

Associated with: greek, philosopher, great, life, happy.

Variations

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Middle name pairings:
Epicurus Jarrod (E.J.), ..

How popular is Epicurus?

Epicurus is an uncommonly occurring first name for men and also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Epicurus has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Anicetus, Cirrus, Egidius, Eligius, Emerus, Firus, Icarus, Isidorus, Jairus, Maurus, Siorus and Taurus. Like Epicurus, these names are not commonly used.


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