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What does Xanthus mean?

Xanthus Pronunciation of Xanthus [xan-thus] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Xanthus is "golden-haired".

Associated with: greek, golden.


Xanthus has 1 variant: Xanthos.

Creative forms:
(male) Marthus, Xathus, ..


Middle name pairings:
Xanthus Lucius (X.L.), ..

How popular is Xanthus?

Xanthus is an uncommon given name for men. Xanthus is an equally rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Xanthus has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Anteus, Aonghus, Bacchus, Janus, Manus, Mateus, Mattaus, Matthaus, Mattheus, Ponthus, Pontius, Rastus and Xandros. Like Xanthus, these names are not frequently used.

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