Given Name EUCLID

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ευκλειδης (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: YOO-klid (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From the Greek name Ευκλειδης (Eukleides), derived from Greek ευ (eu) "good" and κλεος (kleos) "glory" with the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). This was the name of a 3rd-century BC Greek mathematician from Alexandria who made numerous contributions to geometry.


fame, light, scientists, virtues
VARIANT: Eukleides