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Baby names of Greek origin, for greek, greece.

These boy names were at the top of their popularity 4 decades ago (adoption of 13.81%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 7.91%, 43%), with names such as Timothy becoming less fashionable. The most fashionable names for newborns here are Elias (#103), Jasper (#218), Luke (#28), Owen (#36) and Sebastian (#34).

Here is the list of Greek names for girls.

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Acacio - Alex

Page 1/16 of 302 Greek names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Greek names: Achilles, Adonis, Agapito, Alec, Alejandro

Acacio
"Thorny tree." Acacio (cf. Acio, Amancio) is a popular -cio suffix surname. Spanish name ..

AchillesAchilles
From Achilleus .. Sparing use, with usage of 0.009% for Achilles as a birth name in 2014, higher than 0.008% in 2013.

Adelphe
"Brother." Adelphe, Adelfus, etc. are not frequently adopted as birth names. French name.

AdonisAdonis
"Extremely good looking, handsome." Adoption of Adonis, Adonys, etc. as boys' names in 2014 was 47% more than a decade ago. Greek mythology: a youth beloved of ..

Aegeus
"Protection." Argeus and Asgeus are kreatif forms. .. Greek mythology: King Aegeus was the ..

Aeneas
"To praise." Not Top 2000 names. From Aineias, from Greek ainein. Mythology ..

Aeolus
"Variable, changeable." Uncommon, with the -us ending for Aeolus, Aiolus, like Anngus, Alexus. Greek mythology: Aiolos was the god ..

Aeson
Greek mythology: the father of Jason .. Uncommon as a boys' name, but Aeson is similar to the more common Anson. See also Asen.

Agamemnon
"Working slowly." Outside Top 2000. Greek mythology ..

AgapitoAgapito
"Lovingkindness, charity." Agapetus and forms grew in popularity in the 1920s. .. name from the Greek word "agape" ..

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Greek names: Alek, Alex

Agathias
"Good, honorable." Outside Top 2000. The masculine form of Agatha.

Ajax
Greek mythology: the name of two .. Ajak is a somewhat popular kid's name.

Aktaion
"One who lives in Akte (Attica)." Not in popularity charts.

Alasdair1
"Man's defender." Alasdair is rarely used as a men's name. Cross-gender use. Scottish Gaelic form of Alexander, often ..

Alastair [Alasdair2, .. more]
"Man's defender." Alaisdair, Alaistair, Alaister, Alasdair and Alastair are more rarefied as forms. Scottish variant of Alistair, from Alexander ..

Alcander
"Strong." Unusual, with the common masculine -der suffix for Alcander, Alcinder, etc., like Alexander.

AlecAlec1
"Man's defender, warrior." Alick (top 74%) and Alec (100%) occur regularly as surnames. Short form of Alexander.

AlejandroAlejandro
"Man's defender, warrior." Usage of Alejo and variants was well-received 13 years ago and is lower today. Variant of Alexander.

AlekAlek
"Man's defender, warrior." A familiar birth name. See also Aleck. Russian form of Alex.

AlexAlex [Alec2, Alek, .. more]
"Man's defender, warrior." Adoption of Alex and variants as baby names in 2014 was down 50.9% compared to a decade ago. Short form of Alexander ..

Quick Reference

Index of all names [and variants] for Greek names for boys.

1. Acacio - Alex
Acacio, Achilles, Adelphe, Adonis, Aegeus, Aeneas [Eneas], Aeolus, Aeson, Agamemnon, Agapito, Agathias, Ajax, Aktaion, Alasdair, Alastair [Allaster, ..], Alcander, Alec, Alejandro, Alek, Alex [Alek, ..]

2. Alexander - Anstice
Alexander [Zander, ..], Alexis, Alistair [Alastair], Allaster, Alpha, Ambrose [Emrys], Anacletus [Cletus], Anastasios [Anstice], Anatole, Anders, Andino, Andre [Ondre, ..], Andreas, Andrew [Ondre, ..], Andrian, Andrik, Androcles, Angel, Aniketos, Anstice

3. Antaeus - Athanasios
Antaeus, Antares, Antenor, Apolonio, Apollo, Apostolos, Arcadio, Archelaus, Archimedes, Ares, Argus, Aris, Aristeo [Aris], Aristides, Aristotle, Arius, Arsenio, Artemas, Astraeus, Athanasios

4. Athens - Christopher
Athens, Atlas, Atreo, Baptist, Barnabas, Basil [Vasilis], Belisario, Bemus, Berilo, Braulio, Cadmus, Caduceus, Cassander, Castor, Catlin, Cetus, Chairo, Chris, Christie, Christopher [Kit, ..]

5. Cipriano - Damario
Cipriano, Ciriaco, Ciro, Claus, Cleanth, Cleon, Cleophas, Cletus [Clitus, ..], Clitus, Corydon, Cosmo, Costas, Coulson, Crisanto, Cristofer, Cyrano, Cyril [Kiril], Cyrus [Ciro], Daedalus, Damario

6. Damaskenos - Eleodoro
Damaskenos, Damian [Damon], Damon, Dardanos, Darion, Darius, Deacon, Delius, Delphin, Demetrius [Dimitri], Demos, Denis, Dennis [Dion, ..], Dimitri, Dion, Dorian, Efigenio, Egidio, Eladio, Eleodoro

7. Elias - Euphemios
Elias [Elliot], Elliot, Elmo, Elpidos, Emrys, Eneas, Epaminondas, Epicurus, Epemetheus, Erasmus [Rasmus], Erastus, Esias, Esteban, Etienne, Ettore, Eudocio, Eugene [Yevgeny, ..], Eulogio, Euodias, Euphemios

8. Euripides - Gregory
Euripides, Eusebius, Eustace, Evander, Evangel, Evaristus, Ezio, Faivish [Feivel], Feivel, Felipe, Fyodor, Galen, Gene, Genesis, George [Yuri, ..], Gerasim, Geronimo, Giles [Egidio], Gregor, Gregory [Gregor]

9. Hali - Jason
Hali, Hector [Ettore], Hercules, Hermes, Hesperos, Hieremias, Hieronymos, Hippolytus, Homer, Hyacinth, Icarus, Ilias, Ion, Irenio, Isandro, Isidore [Dorian], Iskander, Istvan, Jacinto, Jason

10. Jasper - Leviticus
Jasper, Jerome [Hieronymos, ..], Jordi, Joren, Jorge, Jude, Julius, Jurgen, Kai, Kalogeros, Keoki, Kester, Kiril [Cyril], Kit, Kristopher, Kyrie, Ladon, Leander, Leon, Leviticus

11. Lexer - Nick
Lexer, Linus, Loukas, Luke [Loukas], Lysander, Macedonio, Makarios, Matthias, Melesio, Mentor, Methodios, Minos, Myron, Neander, Neckarios, Nereus, Nestor, Nicandro, Nicholas [Nick, ..], Nick [Nico]

12. Nico - Philander
Nico, Nicodemus, Nicomedes, Nikostratos, Odysseus, Olexei, Olimpio, Ondre, Orestes, Orion, Orpheus, Owen, Paladio, Paris, Parthenios, Pelagios, Pericles, Perseus, Peter [Pierce], Philander

13. Philemon - Sebastian
Philemon, Philip [Felipe], Philo, Phoebus, Phoenix, Pierce [Piers], Piers [Pierce], Plato, Pluto, Pollux, Pope, Porfirio, Poseidon, Procopio, Proteus, Rasmus, Sacha, Sander [Zander, ..], Sandor, Sebastian

14. Seferino - Timon
Seferino [Zephyr], Shura, Socrates, Sofus, Sophocles, Spiridon, Stacy, Stavros, Stefan, Stephanus, Stephen [Steven, ..], Steve, Steven, Ted, Theodore [Tudor, ..], Theophilus, Theon, Theron, Theseus, Timon

15. Timothy - Zeus
Timothy [Timon], Triton, Tudor, Tychon, Ulysses, Vasilis, Xander, Xanthus, Xenophon, Xenos [Zeno], Yannis, Yevgeny, Yuri, Zale, Zander, Zenas, Zeno, Zenobios, Zephyr, Zeus

16. Zindel - Zoilo
Zindel, Zoilo

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