Achilles meaning, origin, history

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: Father, Pain, Lipless,

Achilles was ranked 721 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 4.76% from its previous ranking of 757 in 2014. 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, in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2006 and ranked 3895 in 2014. Only 34 people have Achilles as their first name. Achilles name has an inconcistent distribution.

Achilles is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1912 and ranked 721 (0.005351% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1858 people have Achilles as their first name. Achilles is not a native United States and Achilles may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.000520% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Achilles
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General boy name in
200482432
2005750133
2006718160
2007792111
2008783128
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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
Names like Achilles Related Names: Biblical: Achinoam , Arabic: Achmad (Much Praised), Achmed, Achmet (More Praiseworthy, More Commendable), Irish: Cillian, Hebrew:Achim (Yahweh Will Establish), Indian: Achindra (Flawless, Uninterrupted, Perfect, Without Faults), Achini , Achiyainee , Achlendra (King of the Mountains), Other: Killy, Akil, Achillies (A Wend, Wanderer, Victorious, Lord Krishna), Achint (Without Worry, Having No Worry), Achinta (Lord Shiva, Vishnu), Achintakumar , Achintya, Achiq , Achiqa , Achir (New), Achira (Very Short), Achiraprabha (Lightening), Achit (Seperation, Constant), Achita (Pay), Achla (Constant), Achlapati (Lord of Mountain), Achol, Achour , Achoura , Popularity of Achilles

The classic boy name first appeared in 1912 when 8 babies had Achilles as their first name, the baby name went as low as 5 in 1916. At peak, Achilles was given to 232 (0.012%) boys in 2017 specifically in Texas where 34 babies were named Achilles after continuous rising. After it's 105 years long runand 15 instances of disappearance, Achilles is currently rising in the chart.

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