Ancient Greek Names And Meanings For Baby Boys

Nature Inspired Names For Boy/Girl Baby

Short Greek Baby Boy Names

Arye — Lion; beautiful individual

Atom — The smallest part of something

Linus — Son of the God Apollo, this is a name from Greek Mythology and means flax

Heron — heron is long legged bird, Greek inventor known as Heron

Kyros — Kyros name means He who is Far Sighted

Atalo — Traits which resemble that the person is youthful

Athos — Other name for Zeus who is the ruler of heaven

Atlas — Name of a Greek god

Plato — A man who is broad-shouldered

Priam — A very brave individual, the name of the King of the Troy

Pylyp — One who is fond of horses.

Taras — Name of Poseidon’s son

Zenon — An older form of Zeno, meaning shine or sky.

Greek Boy Names Ancient

Artjoms — Follower/gift of Artemis. A variant of Artemus.

Xanthos — Yellow

Aeropos — Male form of the name Aerope.

Diodorus — Gift of Zeus

Diodotus — Given by Zeus

Eusebios — He who is pious.

Lycurgus — Work, deed

Zenobios — Life of Zeus

Zephyros — Ancient Greek form of Zephyr. It means the west wind.

Cleofas — One who sees fame, glory and worthy of praise

Dareios — Dareios is the original form of Darius. It means to possess something good.

Filemon — A friendly and loving person

Kallias — Beauty

Kleitos — Splendid, famous

Meliton — Honey

Priamus — A very courageous person, latinized version of the name Priam, the King of Troy

Prokhor — Old Greek – Chorus Leader; One Who Leads the Singers

Greek Male Names For Baby

Alkibiades — Alkibiades is the Greek form of Alcibiades. It means strength or force.

Anaxagoras — Anaxagoras is derived from Greek element anax, which means master, or lord and agora, which means assembly, marketplace.

Andronikos — Andronikos is a form of Andronicus. It means victory of a man.

Athanasios — The immortal divine soul

Democritus — Judge of the people


— Well-built, or stable

Xanthippos — Yellow horse

Xenocrates — Foreigner or guest power

Cleisthenes — Glory and strength

Demosthenes — Vigor of the people

Hermokrates — Power of Hermes

Kallikrates — Beautiful power

Aeschylus — Aeschylus originates from the Greek name Aischylos, which means shame.

Epiktetos — Newly acquired

Alexander — Defender of Mankind

Aristotle — Excellent, best thinker; name of a great philosopher

Anakletos — Original Greek form of Anacletus. It means invoked.

Androkles — Greek form of Androcles. It means glory of man.

Thoukydides — The glory of God.

Dionysodoros — Gift of Dionysos

Epaphroditos — He who is lovely and charming.

Themistokles — Glory of the law

Theophylaktos — Watched by god

Greek Names For Baby Baby

Nikias — Victory

Thales — Greek name, means to flourish

Chares — The name is derived from Greek word chari, meaning grace, kindness.

Hermie — Abrupt Or the peak of a mountain


— To throw song

Petrov — A form of Peter. It means rock.

Platon — A broad-shouldered person

Hermolaos — The people of Hermes

Isocrates — Equal power

Neophytos — Newly planted

Nikandros — Victory of a man

Theodotus — Given to God.

Theodulos — Manifestation of God

Theodulus — Slave of god

Aftonio — The literal meaning of aftonio means one who does have any jealousy.

Akakios — Akakios is derived from a Greek word meaning innocent or not evil.

Alkaios — Alkaios is Greek form of Alcaeus. It means strength.

Alketas — Strength, a strong man.

Greek Unique Baby Boy Names

Ptonomy — Variant of Ptolemy which means Aggressive or War-like

Zopyros — Glowing

Zosimos — Viable or likely to survive

Zotikos — He who is full of life.

Agapetos — Agapetos is the original form of Agapito. It means beloved.

Epaphras — Foamy

Georgius — One who works as a farmer or planter

Ampelios — Ampelios is the original Greek form of the name Ampelio. It means vine.

Antigonus — The ancient Greek name means against or compared to.

Basileios — Ancient Greek form of Basil, meaning king.

Epiphanes — Appearing, or manifesting

Euphranor — To delight

Euripides — The name refers to the strait between Euboea and Boeotia.

Eustachys — Fruitful

Euthymius — In good spirits

Aniketos — Original form of Anicetus. It means ‘unconquerable’.

Achaikos — Achaikos is the ancient Greek form of Achaicus. It refers to a region in Greece names Achaia.

Damianos — Ancient Greek form of Damian. It means to tame.

Ancient Greek Names And Meanings For Baby Boys