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.

Categories

celestial, emperors, nature, sun, surnames, uncertain etymology
FEMININE FORM: Aelia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Elio (Italian)