What does Xanthus mean?
Xanthus [xan-thus] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Xanthus is "golden-haired".
Xanthus has 1 variant: Xanthos.Creative forms:
(male) Marthus, Xathus, ..
(female) 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)
Similar NamesSuggested 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.See names in meaning and etymology.