Given Name DEMOCRITUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Δημοκριτος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Δημοκριτος (Demokritos), a Greek name meaning "judge of the people" from the elements δημος (demos) "the people" and κριτης (krites) "judge, critic". This was the name of a Greek philosopher, the creator of the atomic theory.
VARIANT: Demokritos

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Entry updated December 8, 2017