Given Name ACHAICUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αχαικος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Αχαικος (Achaikos), which referred to the region in Greece called Αχαια (Achaia), situated on the northern coast of the Peloponnese. In the New Testament this is the name of a Corinthian Christian who aids Saint Paul.

Categories

biblical, Latinizations, place names, saints
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Achaikos (Ancient Greek), Achaikos (Biblical Greek)