GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αρτεμιος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

From an ancient Greek name which was derived from the name of the Greek goddess ARTEMIS. This was the name of a 4th-century general in the Roman army who is venerated as a saint in the Orthodox Church.
VARIANT: Artemius
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Artem (Belarusian), Artemio (Italian), Artjoms (Latvian), Artem, Artyom, Artemiy (Russian), Artemio (Spanish), Artem (Ukrainian)
Entry updated December 8, 2017