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Page 1/17. Ancient Greek was the language of Homer and of classical Athenian historians, playwrights and philosophers, and holds an important place in Western history, language and literature. 336 Greek names of Greek origin for baby boys, listing 1-20. Alejandro, Alex, Alexander and Alexis are commonly used names, while Acacio, Achilles, Adelphe, Adonis, Aegeus, Aeneas, Aeolus, Aeson, Agamemnon, Agapito, Agathias, Ajax, Aktaion, Alasdair, Alastair and Alcander are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Greek names for girls.
Acacio (Greek) "Thorny tree" ..
Adelphe (Greek) "Brother" ..
Adonis (Greek) "Extremely good looking, handsome" Greek mythology: a beautiful youth beloved of Aphrodite, goddess of love ..
Aegeus (Greek) "Protection" .. Greek mythology: King Aegeus was the father of Theseus, who killed the Cretan monster, the Minotaur ..
Aeolus (Greek) "Variable, changeable" .. Greek mythology: Aiolos was the god of the winds ..
Aeson (Greek) .. Greek mythology: the father of Jason ..
Agamemnon (Greek) "Working slowly" Greek mythology: a mighty warrior and hero who commanded the Greeks at the siege of Troy .. In the typical tragedy of Greek myth, his daughter Iphigenia was sacrificed before the Trojan war and when he came home from the war, his wife Clytemnestra killed him.
Agapito (Greek) "Lovingkindness, charity" Spanish name from the Greek word "agape" ..
Agathias (Greek) "Good, honorable" ..
Ajax (Greek) Greek mythology: the name of two heroes of the Trojan War as told by Homer's "Iliad" .. Ajax Telamonius, or Ajax the Great, was a Greek hero and legendary king of Salamis .. Ajax Oileus, or Ajax the Lesser, was a Greek hero and legendary king of Locris.
Aktaion (Greek) "One who lives in Akte (Attica)"
Alasdair (Greek) "Man's defender" ..
Alcander (Greek) "Strong"
Alejandro (Greek) "Man's defender, warrior" ..
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