Given Name LYSIMACHUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Λυσιμαχος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Λυσιμαχος (Lysimachos), derived from λυσις (lysis) "a release, loosening" and μαχη (mache) "battle". This was the name of one of the generals under Alexander the Great. After Alexander's death Lysimachus took control of Thrace.
VARIANT: Lysimachos