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pinWhat does Hippolytus mean?

Hippolytus /hip-poly-tus/ as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hippolytus is "freer of horses".

From Hippolytos, derived from hippos "horse" and luein "to free". Mythology: Hippolytus was the Son of Theseus. The name of a famous second-century saint and theologian.


Hippolytus has 6 variants: Hipolito, Hippolit, Hippolitos, Hippolyte, Hyppolytos and Ippolito.

Kreatif forms: Hapolytus, Hilpolytus, Hupolytus. [more]

pinHow popular is Hippolytus?

Hippolytus is a rare first name for males. Hippolytus is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Hippolytus and corresponding names. The only prominent variation form of Hippolytus (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 is Hipolito. This form of Hippolytus was favored by parents during the years 1930-1939 (#676) and is now less conventional. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Hipolito in U.S.

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