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Greek baby names and what they mean, for greek, greece, with 302 results. These boy names were at the top of their popularity 5 decades ago (adoption of 13.81%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 7.86%, 43%), with names such as Denis becoming less fashionable. The most fashionable names for newborns here are Elias (#100), Kai (#145), Kyrie (#334), Luke (#28) and Sebastian (#35), while Enders (top 6%) and Domian (44%) are popular last names. Here is the list of Greek names for girls.

Acacio - Alex | Alexander - Anstice | Antaeus - Athanasios | Athens - Christopher | Cipriano - Damario | Damaskenos - Eleodoro | .. - .. | Zindel - Zoilo

Acacio - Alex

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 .. Achilles is a rare men's name, appearing often (top 23%) as a surname.

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 2015 was 62.6% 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 .. Ajai 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, var. Alasdair2
"Man's defender." Al is prevalent (top 36%) as a given name. 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 14 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, var. Alec2, Alek
"Man's defender, warrior." Adoption of Alex and variants as baby names in 2015 was down 47.3% compared to a decade ago. Short form of Alexander ..

Quick Reference

Summary Index of 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, ..]


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Zindel, Zoilo

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