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Achilles meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Achilles No. of characters: 8 Gender: BoyOrigin: Greek Mythology (Latinized) Old Greek
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce Achilles a-chi-lles What does my name mean?
Meanings: Pain Father Lipless Greek name, is known in Greek mythology as a hero of Troy. In the "Iliad," Achilles dies after being hit by Paris with an arrow to the heel ("Achilles' heel"), although he was otherwise invulnerable.

Achilles was ranked 692 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 2.95% from its previous ranking of 713 in 2015. Comes from the Greek "Achileus" The name of a mythological hero. Means: "Whoever has beautiful lips" If Day May 12th. Unpredictable, confusing,Achillesare difficult to follow. Intelligent, quick, these are go-getters. Achilles like to take responsibility. Tireless workers,Achillesalso know how to take time to live. These are good live their hours. Achilles like to withdraw into solitude to recharge.

Full form of Achilles : Admirable Cheerful Helpful Independent Likable Lonely Educated Self-Possessed

Achilles is a very rare first name for boys with occurences only in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2006 and ranked 3373 in 2015. Only 39 people have Achilles as their first name. Achilles name has an inconcistent distribution.

Achilles was a rare first name for a boy till 2003 and ranked 692 in 2016 in United States. Around 2084 people have Achilles as their first name. Achilles name has an inconcistent distribution. 0.000577% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Achilles
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History of Achilles

In Greek mythology, Achilles was dipped by his mother in the Styx to make it invulnerable. Alas! the heel by which she held him was not protected. Thus, in the Trojan War, he received an arrow there and he died. -Militaire Of the Imperial Guard, Saint Achilles died a martyr in 304 for refusing to take a religious oath to Caesar.

Expression number of Achilles is 6.

Achilles have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Achilles are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Achilles have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

Names that rhyme with Achilles Achilles, Akilles, Calles, Charlles, Colles, Dalles, Elles, Genilles, Gilles, Lascelles, Marcelles, Tilles, Welles, WillesFamous people named Achilles
Curnal Achilles Aulisio in Starship Troopers as Actor
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