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Adonis meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Adonis No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: Greek Mythology Hebrew
How to pronounce Adonis a-do-nis What does my name mean?
Meanings: Lord Little Female Bear Knowledge Understanding Wisdom and Knowledge From Wine Country Heroic Noble Kind Adornment Jewel Semitic origin, meaning: Lord Yahweh, also: handsome youth. Known from Greek mythology as the epitome of the beautiful youth. In Greek mythology, Adonis the lover of Aphrodite.

Adonis was ranked 375 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 37.08% from its previous ranking of 596 in 2015. Adonis was ranked 950 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.50% from its previous ranking of 936 in 2004.

Full form of Adonis : Able Daredevil Obedient Naive Idealistic Satirical

Adonis is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1998 and ranked 2707 in 2015. Only 101 people have Adonis as their first name. Adonis is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Adonis is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1995 and ranked 375 (0.020359% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 8087 people wear Adonis as their first name. Adonis is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1918 and ranked 375 (0.020359% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 8087 people have Adonis as their first name. Adonis is not a native United States and Adonis may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.002237% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Adonis
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1995509315
2011569335
2012554374
2013586340
2014613327
2015596357
2016375800
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History of Adonis

Adonis in Greek mythology is the symbol of life, of nature and of male beauty. Brother saont Ouen, Bishop of Rouen in the seventh century, St. Adon is the founder of a monastery in Jouarre near Meaux. Is celebrated on September 24. A second saint Adon, born in Burgundy, dedicates his life to serving God as a Benedictine monk, Ferrieres in Gatinais. Appointed Bishop of Vienna in 859, he wrote a martyrdom that made him famous. Is celebrated on December 16.

Expression number of Adonis is 8.

Adonis has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Adonis are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Adonis does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

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Names like Adonis Ado, Adolf, Adolfo, Adoline, Adoloratta, Adolph, Adolpha, Adolphe, Adolphine, Adolpho, Adolphus, Adom, Adomas, Adon, Adona, Adonai, Adonay, Adoncia, Adones, Adoni
Adonis Namesakes Posts having Adonis: Comments : Adonis is a male first name which has come from Semitic-speaking area, because this name from Northwest Semitic Adon derived "Mr". According to another view it is originally a Phrygian deity whose myth was spread but early around the Mediterranean. It would come from the word Adon means "lord" and it is also the symbol or the god of beauty and vegetation and the lover of Aphrodite. - Tonja Newbold
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