Meaning and Name Origin
Hippolytus \hi-ppoly-tus, hipp(o)-lytus\ as a name for boys is of French and Greek derivation, and the name Hippolytus means "stampeding horses". Hippolytus is a derivative of Hippolyte (French, Greek); mythology: Hippolytus was the Son of Theseus. Rare as a boys' name.
Hippolytus is a rare first name for males. Hippolytus is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Hippolytus for boys. Hippolytus has not been recorded in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)