Archive | Greek Names A – F

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Achilleas

Achilleas is a male Greek name that is known since the ancient years. Achilleas comes from the  Greek word αχος…
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Adam

Adam is a male name which is not common in Greece in this form; however, its diminutives, nicknames and product…
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Adonis

Adonis is a male Greek name which is related to many deities in different religions. Adonis was actually a Phoenician…
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Agapi

Agapi is a lovely, female Greek name that means “Love”. The same word is used in the Modern Greek Language…
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Agapios

Agapios is a Greek male name, which is not very popular nowadays, but used to be quite common a few…
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Agathi

Agathi is a female Greek name, one of those that used to be very common in the past but reducing…
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Aggela

Aggela is a Greek female name, deriving from the name Aggeliki. It is a name given to children mostly in…
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Agisilaos

Agisilaos is a male Greek name which originates from Ancient Greece. The ancient Greek name Agisilaos derives from the combination…
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Aglaia

Aglaia is a female Greek name, dating back to ancient Greece and its mythology. The name Aglaia is not used…
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Agni

Agni or Agne is a female Greek Name, quite common in the past. Agni comes from the greek adjective αγνός…
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Aleka

Aleka is a commonly used female name in Greece, deriving from the name Alexandra. It is the female respective name…
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Alekos

Alekos is a male Greek name, deriving from the name Alexandros. Opposite from Alexandros that is found in many other…
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Alexandra

Alexandra is a female Greek name, the female version of name Alexandros. Alexandra is a rather common name both in…
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Alexandros

Alexandros is a very common male name in Greece, found in both mainland and the islands. It is a compound…
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Alexia

Alexia is a female name used in Greece, the respective of name Alexios. Same as with the male version of…
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Alexios

Alexios is a common male name in Greece, a derivative of name Alexis, which is the most popular and commonly…
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Aliki

Aliki is a female Greek name whose origins are rather complicated. The name Aliki comes from the Germanic name Alisia,…
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Alkestis

Alkestis is a female Greek name, whose origins are found in the ancient Greek language and literature. It is not…
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Alkinoos

Alkinoos is a male Greek name whose origins are found in Ancient Greece. The name Alkinoos derives from the words…
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Alkis

Alkis is a male Greek name which comes from the ancient years. If you meet a man named Alkis, it…
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Alkiviadis

Alkiviadis is a male Greek name whose origins are found in the Ancient years. In fact, the Ancient Greek name…
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Alkmini

Alkmini is a female Greek name, which originates from Ancient Greece, from Alcmene (mother of Hercules). The name Alkmini derives…
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Amalia

Amalia is a female Greek name, whose roots are not very clear in the Greek language. We do know that…
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Amaryllis

Amaryllis is a female Greek name and the name of the homonym flower “amaryllis”. Amaryllis derived from Greek word amarysso,…
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Anastasia

Anastasia is a common female name in Greece; its etymology refers to the Greek word “anastasi”, which means resurrection. Anastasia…
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Anastasios

Anastasios is a male Greek name, which means “resurrection”. The name Anastasios derives from the Greek word anastasis, which literally…
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Andreas

Andreas is a male name that is rather popular in Greece, especially in this original form. The name derives from…
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Andriana

Andriana is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Andreas. Opposite to common belief, name Andriana is not…
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Androniki

Androniki is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek words andros and niki, which mean “of the man”…
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Andronikos

Andronikos is a male Greek name, which derives from the words “andros” (of the man) and “niki” (victory). Andronikos is…
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Angela

Angela is a well known female Greek name, deriving from the main name Aggeliki or Angeliki, which also derives from…
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Anna

Anna is a very common Greek female name; the name itself is used in all western languages and religions of…
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Annita

Annita is a  female name which derives from the Spanish name Juanita and means Ioanna! It is rather complicated but…
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Anthimos

Anthimos is a male Greek name which derives from the Greek word “anthos” which means flower. Anthimos is not a…
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Antonia

Antonia is a female Greek name, which is commonly used in the islands of the Ionian Sea and Western Greece…
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Antonis

Antonis is a Greek male name commonly used throughout the country. Antonis comes from the name Antonios, which is the…
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Apostolia

Apostolia is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Apostolis. It is not as common as the male…
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Apostolis

Apostolis is a male Greek name deriving from the name Apostolos. There is a slight dispute on whether name Apostolos…
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Apostolos

Apostolos is a male Greek name, originating from the ancient years. Apostolos is a Greek word which means apostle, or…
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Areti

Areti is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek word “areti” which means virtue. Areti is an ancient…
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Argiro

Argiro is a female name given to children in mostly in the mainland in Greece. The name Argiro comes from…
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Ariadni

Ariadni is a female Greek name, whose origins are found in Ancient Greece. The ancient Greek name Ariadni (Ariadne, Αριάδνη…
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Aris

Aris is a common Greek male name, whose origins are traced back in ancient Greek Mythology. The name Aris is…
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Aristarchos

Aristarchos is a male Greek name coming from the Greek words “aristos” (best) and “archi” (source, origin). Aristarchos is the…
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Asimina

Asimina is a female Greek name which used to be quite popular in Greece. It derives from the Greek word…
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Aspa

Aspa is a female Greek name, the most common diminutive of name Aspasia. Same as with name Aspasia, Aspa refers…
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Aspasia

Aspasia is a Greek female name, whose origins are found in the ancient years. Aspasia derives from the ancient Greek…
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Athanasia

Athanasia is a Greek female name, the respective of  name Athanasios. Name Athanasia is not that commonly used in its…
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Athanasios

Athanasios or Athanassios is a popular Greek male name, found in both the islands and the Greek mainland. According to…
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Avgi

Avgi is a female Greek name which derives from the homonym Greek word avgi which means the “dawn” or metaphorically…
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Babis

Babis is a common male name in Greece; it is the main diminutive of name Charalambos or Haralambos. Most men…
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Christina

Christina is a female Greek name, commonly found in all corners of the country, both in the islands and the…
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Christos

Christos is a common Greek male name. Although basically associated with the Christian Religion and Christ, the origins of the…
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Chrysanthos

Chrysanthos or Chrisanthos is a male Greek name which derives from the Greek words “chrysos”  that means gold, and anthos…
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Dafni or Daphne

Dafni or Daphne is a female Greek name whose origins are found in the ancient Greek mythology. Dafni means “laurel”…
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Damianos

Damianos is a Greek name which derives from the Greek word “damao” which means “to tame”. Damianos is not a…
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Danai

Danai is a female Greek name, whose roots are found in the very same origins of the Greek nation as…
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David

David is a very well known name popular all over the Christian world. Although not a typical Greek name, David…
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Despoina

Despoina is one of the most beloved female Greek names. Despoina (or Despina)  is also considered somehow “sacred” because it…
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Dimitra

Dimitra is a Greek female name that appeared in the ancient years, as the most known woman bearing this name…
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Dimitrios

Dimitrios is a male name in Greece; it is one of the most common Greek names, quite popular in Northern…
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Dimitris

Dimitris is a very common Greek male name, deriving from name Dimitrios, the Greek version of the name Demetrius. Dimitrios…
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Dimitroula

Dimitroula is a female Greek name; it is a cute and tender version of the name Dimitra, one of its…
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Dimos or Demos

Dimos or Demos is a male Greek name which comes from the ancient years. Dimos in ancient Greek means “people”;…
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Dimosthenis

Dimosthenis is a male Greek name which exists since the ancient years. Name Dimosthenis derives from the words “dimos” which…
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Diogenis

Diogenis is an ancient Greek name which derives from the Greek words Dias and genos, that mean Zeus and birth…
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Dionissia

Dionissia is a Greek female name, the female respective of name Dionissis. Its roots are also found in God Dionissos…
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Dionissis

Dionissis is a common male name in Greece, especially popular in the Ionian Islands and most particularly the island of…
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Dorothea

Dorothea is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek words “doro” which means gift and “theos” which means…
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Dorotheos

Dorotheos is a male Greek name which derives from the Greek words “doro” and theos” which mean gift and God,…
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Efimia

Efimia is a female Greek name which is not that common today, but was vastly used during the second half…
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Efstathia

Efstathia is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Efstathios. Efstathia also comes from the Greek word ef-sthatis…
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Efstathios

Efstathios is a Greek male name which is quite common in the Greek mainland and the islands. Efstathios is a…
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Efterpi or Euterpe

Efterpi or Euterpe is a female Greek name from the words “ef” and “terpo”, which mean “good” and “give pleasure”.…
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greek female name efthalia

Efthalia

Efthalia is a female Greek name, which derives from the Greek words “ef” and “thalo”, which mean good and blossom…
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Efthimia

Efthimia is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Efthimios. Efthimia also derives from a Greek noun, the…
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Efthimios

Efthimios is a male Greek name which derives from the Greek word “efthimos” , meaning the one in a good…
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Eftichia

Eftichia is a female name in Greece; its etymology reveals its importance for the human life. Eftichia in Greek means…
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Eftichios

Eftichios is a male Greek name, which derives from the word eftichia, one of the most desired feelings in our…
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Eftichis

Eftichis is a male Greek name deriving from the main name Eftichios. As with its main name, Eftichis is also…
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Eirini

Eirini is a popular Greek female name, whose origins are found in Ancient Greece. Irene or Eirini as it is…
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Eleftheria

Eleftheria is a common Greek female name; it is one of the names whose origins are the subject of some…
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Eleftherios

Eleftherios is a rather common male name. It is one of the Greek names whose origins are a usual subject…
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Elena

Elena is a rather common female name, one of the main nicknames that come from the name Eleni. Eleni is…
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Eleni

Eleni is a very common female Greek Name, popular both in Greece and Cyprus. The name Eleni has a long…
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Elissavet

Elissavet is a female name used a lot in Greece, despite the fact that it is actually a foreign name.…
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Eliza

Eliza is a female Greek name that derives from the main name Elissavet. Eliza is a name that was not…
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Elpida

Elpida is a common Female name in Greece. Its origins date back to the antiquity. Elpida in both ancient and…
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Emmanouil

Emmanouil is a male Greek name, deriving from the Hebrew word Immanuel, which means ” God is with us”. The…
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Epameinondas

Epameinondas is a male Greek name whose origins are found in ancient Greece. Epameinondas (Επαμεινώνδας in Greek) is an ancient…
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female Greek name erasmia

Erasmia

Erasmia is a female Greek name, whose origins are found in Ancient Greece. Erasmia derived from Greek word ερασμιος (erasmios) …
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Erato

Erato is an ancient female Greek name, which derives from the verb “ero” which means to love. Erato means “lovely”…
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Ermioni

Ermioni is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek word “ermionis”, which means “gorgeous as God Hermes”. Hermione…
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Evangelia

Evangelia is a rather popular female name in Greece, the female respective of name Evangelos. Similar to Evangelos, name Evangelia…
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Evangelos

Evangelos is a common Greek male  name, which is popular both in the urban centers, islands and rural areas. The…
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Evanthia

Evanthia is a female Greek name, whose origins are found in Ancient Greece, but it was used more during the…
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Evdokia

Evdokia is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek words ev (ευ) that means good and doko (δοκώ),…
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evlampia

Evlampia

Evlampia is a female Greek name, which is not that common today. Evlampia derives from the Greek words “ev” and…
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Faidon

Faidon is a male Greek name which comes from the ancient Greek literature. Faidon is an ancient Greek name that…
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Faidra

Faidra is a female name becoming increasingly popular in Greece, despite the fact that it has been a very popular…
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Fani

Fani is a female Greek name, deriving from the name Theofania. Both Fani and Theofania are associated with the manifestation…
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Fanis

Fanis is male Greek name commonly found in Greece, both in mainland and the islands. Fanis is a male name…
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Filareti

Filareti is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Filaretos. Filareti also derives from the words filos and…
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Filaretos

Filaretos is a male Greek name which derives from the Greek words “filos” and “Areti“, which mean friend and virtue …
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Flora

Flora is a female Greek name whose origins are found in Latin; flora is a word deriving from the Latin…
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Florentia

Florentia is a female Greek name relatively popular in the western parts of the country, especially the Ionian Islands. Opposite…
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Florentios

Florentios is a male name not very common in Greece; its female respective, Florentia, is much more popular. However, name…
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Fokionas

The name Fokionas is a male Greek name from Ancient Greece. Fokionas derives from the Greek word “foki” which means…
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Fotis

Fotis is a common male Greek name, which derives from the name Fotios. Both Fotis and Fotios come from the…
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Fotoula

Fotoula is a female Greek name deriving from the name Foteini. Fotoula is a nickname used for small girls  because…
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Fryni

Fryni is an ancient Greek name, a very famous female name throughout the centuries. The ancient name Fryni derives from…
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