Given Name AELIUS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: IE-lee-oos  [details]

Meaning & History

Roman family name which was possibly derived from the Greek word ‘ηλιος (helios) meaning "sun". This was the family name of the Roman emperor Hadrian.
FEMININE FORM: Aelia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Elio (Italian)

Categories

celestial, emperors, fire, light, nature, sun, surnames, uncertain etymology, yellow
Entry updated December 8, 2017