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Subject: TAKE 2 :)
Author: Pavlos   (guest, 212.251.72.135)
Date: November 2, 2001 at 5:58:08 AM
Reply to: The most popular names in classical Attica (boys) by Pavlos
1. DIONYSIOS
2. DEMITRIOS, DAMATRIOS. See DEMETRIUS
3. ZOSIMOS. See ZOSIMUS
4. APOLLONIOS
5. APHRODISIOS
6. ALEXANDROS
7. ASKLEPIADES
8. PHILON. See PHILO
9. THEODOROS, THEYDOROS. See THEODORE
10. HERAKLEIDES
11. APOLLODOROS
12. KALLIAS
13. DIOKLES
14. DIONYSODOROS. Gift ("doron") of DIONYSOS -- much cooler than THEODORE!
15. NIKIAS
16. THEOPHILOS. See THEOPHILUS
17. NIKOSTRATOS
18. DIODOROS. See DIODORUS
19. EPIKTETOS
20. ARISTON
21. SOCRATES
22. PHILOKRATES
23. STRATON
24. AGATHOCLES. From "agathos" (good) and "kleos" (glory)
25. DIOGENES
26. ZOPYROS
27. ATTIKOS. From "Attica" (State of which Athens is capital)
28. KALLISTRATOS. From "kalos" (good, beautiful) and "stratos" (army)
29. ISIDOTOS. From Isis and "dotos" (given by)
30. SOSTRATOS. From "sos" (unwounded, safe) and "stratos" (army)
31. NIKON
32. MENANDROS. "Awaiting a man" -- As in the Velvet Underground song
33. ISIDOROS. See ISIDORE
34. ATHINODOROS. Gift ("doron") of Athena
35. EUPOROS. Rich, from "Eu-" (plentiful) and "poros" (resource)
36. PHILIPPOS. See PHILIP
37. ONESIMOS. Useful, profitable, beneficial
38. EPAFRODITOS. Lovely, fascinating, charming (From APHRODITE)
39. EUKARPOS. Fruitful, from "Eu-" (plentiful) and "karpos" (fruit) Wop bop a loo bop a lop bam boom!
40. ZOILOS. Lively, from Zoe (life)
41. EPIKRATES. Master, from "Epi-" (upon) and "krato" (to hold).
42. KEPHISODOROS. Gift if the river Kephisos (or of the nymph Kephisis after whom the river was named)
43. PAMPHILOS. Friend (Philos) of all (Pam-)
44. ATHINAIOS. From Athens
45. EPIGONOS. Offspring, deom "epi-" (upon) and "gonos" (begotten child)
46. ARTEMON. Related to ARTEMIS
47. EUTUCHIDES, EUTUCHIDAS. Lucky (see EUTYCHOS)
48. PHILOCLES. Friend of glory, from "philos" (friend) and "kleos" (glory)
49. DOROTHEOS. Male form of DOROTHEA
50. ANTIOCHOS. a.k.a. ANTIOCH. From "antiochei", to set oneself against, oppose, withstand.
51. TIMOKRATES. To hold honor, from "time" (honor) and "krato" (to hold)
52. LYSIMACHOS. See See LYSIMACHUS
53. ZENON. See ZENO
54. SATYROS. Related to Saryrs and satire; possibly derived from "tyros" (cheese)!!!
55. HERMEIAS. Related to HERMES
56. KALLIKRATES
57. PHILINOS. Intellectual, from "philos" and "nous" (mind)
58. PARAMONOS. Constant, steadfast, permanent
59. NIKOMACHOS
60. MENECRATES. Abiding in strength
61. STEPHANOS. See STEPHEN
62. ARISTOCRATES. Aristocrat
63. LEUKIOS. White, from "leukon"
64. AGATHON
65. THEODOTOS, THEUDOTOS. See THEODOTUS
66. AISCHINIS. Related to "aischos" (sense of shame)
67. EPAGATHOS. Useful, good of its kind. From Agathos (see AGATHON)
68. THEOGENIS, THEUGENIS. Born of a God, from "Theo" (God) and "Genesis" (birth)
69. EUCLES. Good glory (as in Euclid) from "eu-" (good) and "kleos" (glory)
70. THIMOTHEOS. See TIMOTHY
71. ARISTEIDES. See ARISTIDES
72. EIRENAIOS. Peaceful, male for of Irene
73. DION
74. CHARIAS. Graceful, from CHARIS
75. KALLIMACHOS. Good warrior from "kalo" (good) and "mache" (battle)
76. HELIODOROS. See HELIODORO
77. OLYMPIODOROS. Gift ("doron") of Olympus
78. ARISTOCLES
79. EPIGENES . Born after, from "epi-" (upon) and "genesis" (birth).
80. ARTEMIDOROS. Gift ("doron") of ARTEMIS
81. METRODOROS. Gift ("doron") of mother/motherhood ("meter")
82. PYTHODOROS. Gift ("doron") of the Pythian oracle of Delphi. Pythian related to python.
83. PHILOSTRATOS. Friend of the military, from "philos" (friend) and "stratos" (army)
84. EUPHROSYNOS. Cheering, Cheerful. Male version of EUPHROSYNE, one of the Graces

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