Given Name APOLLINARIS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Απολλιναρις (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Ancient Greek name derived from the name of the god APOLLO. This was the name of several early saints and martyrs, including a bishop of Ravenna and a bishop of Hierapolis.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Apollinaire (French), Apollon (Greek Mythology), Apolinary (Polish), Apolinar (Spanish)

Categories

animals, felines, lions, Orthodox saints
Entry updated December 8, 2017