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Subject: Do modern Greeks use mytholgical names?
Author: Malk   (Authenticated as Malk)
Date: October 12, 2012 at 10:45:07 AM
Reply to: Favorite Greek Names! by lakin5
I never met an Apollo or an Artemis, when I lived in Greece for a year. Do they use these names? I met Niko, Sokratos, Stavros, Eleni, lots of Panagiotas and Panagiotis. Wonder if it was just the area I lived in?

DP just told me he had an Aphroditi in one of his classes, so maybe they do.

Mum to Mousie, Foo and Bumptious
Proper names are poetry in the raw. Like all poetry they are untranslatable. - W.H. Auden

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