Given Name HADES

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: ‘Αιδης (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: HAY-deez (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Greek ‘Αιδης (Haides), derived from αιδης (aides) meaning "unseen". In Greek mythology Hades was the dark god of the underworld, which was also called Hades. His brother was Zeus and his wife was Persephone.

Categories

children of Cronus, death deities, gods, underworld deities
VARIANT: Haides
USER SUBMISSION: Hadès