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.

See Also: 100 Turkish Names That Are Simply Amazing

Greek Boy NamesGreek boy names

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”

Greek Names For Handsome BoysGreek boy names

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.”

Strong Greek Boy NamesGreek boy names

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.”

Greek God NamesGreek boy names

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.”

See Also90 French Names That Sound Really Interesting

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.

Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness, if you've found a possible error, be it factual, editorial or something that needs updating, please contact us

Recommended

How To Stop Thinking About Someone

There are times when we find it difficult to forget about someone especially because of the role they played in our life. You try...

How To Know If He or She Is Just A Friend Or More

Is he the one? Nearly everyone in the circle of relationship has asked a variant of this question at some point in their romantic...

120 Brilliant Love Messages For Her To Appreciate You More

Sending or giving your partner the best love messages you can find is one great way to strengthen the bond of your romantic relationship....

10 Best Songs About Growing Up

Do you have any favorite songs about growing up? I know I do. In-fact, I have a few songs about growing up that helped me...

130 Good Questions To Ask A Girl You Like If You Want To Make Her Your Girlfriend

Most relationships are boring, of course, this is quite understandable, considering the fact that the two people involved are coming from two different worlds....

Featured Today

120 Get Well Soon Messages and Wishes

Looking for cool and funny get well soon messages for your loved ones? then you are at the right place right now. We have...

80+ Questions For Couples

Asking questions in your relationship is one sure way to get to know your partner well. Do not die in silence, ask questions about...

130 Best Birthday Text Messages You Can Send To Anyone

Here we bring you some of the best birthday text messages you can send to anyone you care about during his or her birthday....

100 Happy Birthday Wishes For Family

We have prepared for you: 100 Happy Birthday Wishes For Friends and Family Birthdays are special days in everyone's life, a day to always remember....

100+ Belated Birthday Wishes For Daughter or Son

Belated Birthday wishes and messages for Daughter or Son The birthday of our kids is a very special day. It is very strange for a...

Related Stories