Given Name EURIPIDES

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ευριπιδης (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: EW-REE-PEE-DES (Classical Greek), yuw-RIP-i-deez (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek Ευριπος (Euripos), referring to the strait between Euboea and Boeotia, combined with the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). This was the name of a 5th-century BC Greek tragic poet.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Evripidis (Greek)