110 Greek Boy Names We Will Never Forget

Greek boy names are one of the coolest names on the planet, coupled with the fact that Greece is most famous for its ancient history and mythology. For years, Greek names have found its way to main stream media such as Hollywood which has seen the use of such names in movies as well as comic books.

One pertinent example of the usage of Greek names include names such as; Zeus(God of creation), Hera(Zues’ wife), Hades( God of the Underworld), Cupid(god of love) amongst others.

Most recently, the movie, “Wonder Woman,” is a comic book adaptation which stars Gal Gaddot as the main character. Wonder woman, happens to be a character inspired by Greek mythology as well, thus proving just how exciting Greek names are.

However, though there are so many wonderful Greek names out there, we would be concentrating more on Greek boy names in this article. Therefore, here are 110 Greek boy names we will never forget.

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1. NIKIAS: “victory.”

2. SERGIOS: “sergeant.”

3. BENEDIKTO: “blessed.”

4. HERACLES: “glory of Hêrâ.”

5. BASILEUS: “king.”

6. CHRISTIANOS: “believer” or “follower of Christ.”

7. SOPHOKLES: “clever, skilled.”

8. ATLAS: “endures, suffers.”

9. DAIDALOS: “cunning worker.”

10. BOANERGES: “sons of thunder” or “sons of tumult.”

11. IAEIROS: “whom God enlightens.”

12. CHRISTOPHOROS: Christos “Christ” and the word phero “to bear,” hence “Christ-bearer.”

13. IDOUMA: “red.”

14. BION: “life.”

15. ATHOS: “immortal.”

16. DAMIANOS: “to tame, to subdue” and euphemistically “to kill.”

17. CHARITON: “grace, kindness.”

18. SILAS: “from the forest.”

19. IERICHO: “city of the moon”

20. CRONOS: “time.”

21. SPIRO: “spirit.”

22. BLASIOS: “talks with a lisp.”

23. IEREMIAS: “Jehovah casts forth.”

24. DOROS “gift.”

25. SILOUANOS: “from the forest.”

26. IERICHO: “city of the moon.”

27. NIKANDROS: “victory”

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28. SETH: “one who dazzles.”

29. BENIAMÍN: “son of the right hand.”

30. SOLON: “wisdom.”

31. DAMOKLES: “glory of the people.”

32. SERAFEIM: “burning one” or “serpent.”

33. NOE: “rest.”

34. IASON: “to heal.”

35. DYSMAS: “sunset.”

36. EFSTATHIOS: “good standing.”

37. SPIROS: “spirit.”

38. SOSIGENES: “born safe/sound.”

39. IAKOB: “supplanter.”

40. NIKEPHOROS: “victory-bearer.”

41. EFRAIM: “double-land; twin-land.”

42. KADMOS: “the east.”

43. SOL: “peaceable.”

44. IESOS: “God is salvation.”

45. NIKIAS: “victory.”

46. EIRENAIOS: “peaceful.”

47. IOEL: “Jehovah is God”

48. CHARALAMPOS: “shining happiness.”

49. SOSTRATOS: “safe army.”

50. IOEL: “Jehovah is God”

51. EKTOR: “defend; hold fast.”

52. KALLIKRATES: “beauty”

53. STEFANOS: “crown.”

54. TERIS: “the liberator.”

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55. ATHANAS: “immortal.”

56. HYPATOS: “most high, supreme.”

57. IAKCHOS: “to shout.”

58. TELAMON: “support.”

59. IESOS: “God is salvation.”

60. NIKATOR: “the conqueror.”

61. STAMATIOS: “stop.”

62. IOANNIS: “God is gracious.”

63. ATHAMAS: “rich harvest.”

64. NIKANDROS: “victory.”

65. SIMON: “flat- or snub-nosed.”

66. IARET: “descent.”

67. STATHIS: “good stability.”

68. KALLISTOS: “most beautiful.”

69. XANTHOS: “yellow” or “blonde.”

70. NIKOLA: “victor of the people.”

71. IONAS: “dove.”

72. KAMBYSES: “handsome king.”

73. NOMIKI: “relating to the law.”

74. XENOCRATES: “foreign power.”

75. PAN: “herdsman.”

76. NIKODEMOS: Nike means “conquest, victory” and demos means “the people,” hence “victory of the people.”

77. SOLOMŌN: “peaceable.”

78. ATHANASIOS: “immortal.”

79. IANOS: “door, gate” or “archway.”

80. LAMECH: “powerful.”

81. ORION: “mountain man.”

82. STAVROS: “crucifixion cross.”

83. GABRIĒL: “warrior of God.”

84. XAN: “defender of mankind.”

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85. ZEUS: God of the sky, lightning, thunder, law, order, justice, King of the Gods and the “Father of Gods and men.”

86. APOLLO: “Olympian god of music, poetry, art, oracles, archery, plague, medicine, sun, light and knowledge.”

87. Cronos: “The god of time. Not to be confused with Cronus, the Titan father of Zeus.”

88. ARES: “God of war. Represented the physical, violent and untamed aspect of war.”

89. Zephyrus: A wind god (Anemoi). God of the west wind and known as “The West Wind.”

90. Achelous: The patron god of the “silver-swirling” Achelous River.

91. Dinlas: “Guardian god of the ancient city Lamark, where wounded heroes could find comfort and heal after battle. He was the son of Aphrodite.”

92. Erebus: “Primordial god of darkness.”

93. Caerus: “Minor god of opportunity, luck and favorable moments.”

94. DIONYSUS: “An Olympian god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness, religious ecstasy and theatre.”

95. Aeolus: “Greek god of the winds and air.”

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96. HADES: “God of the Dead and Riches and King of the Underworld.”

97. Eurus: One of the wind god known as Anemoi and god of the unlucky east wind. Referred to as “The East Wind.”

98. Aristaeus: “Minor patron god of animal husbandry, bee-keeping, and fruit trees. Son of Apollo.”

99. Boreas: A wind god (Anemoi) and Greek god of the cold north wind and the bringer of winter. Referred to as “The North Wind.”

100. Aether: “Primordial god of the upper air, light, the atmosphere, space and heaven.”

101. EROS: “God of sexual desire, attraction, love and procreation.”

102. HELIOS: “God of the Sun and also known as Sol.”

103. Alastor: “God of family feuds and avenger of evil deeds.”

104. Castor: “One of the twins, Castor and Pollux, known as Dioskouri. Zeus transformed them into the constellation Gemini.”

105. HEPHAESTUS: “God of fire, metalworking, stone masonry, forges and the art of sculpture. Created weapons for the gods and married to Aphrodite.”

106. Zelus: The god of dedication, emulation, eager rivalry, envy, jealousy, and zeal.

107. CHAOS: “The nothingness that all else sprung from. A god who filled the gap between Heaven and Earth and created the first beings Gaia, Tartarus, Uranus, Nyx and Erebos.”

108. Kratos: “God of strength and power.”

109. HERMES: “God of trade, thieves, travelers, sports, athletes, and border crossings, guide to the Underworld and messenger of the gods.”

110. URANUS: Primordial god of the sky and heavens, and father of the Titans.

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