Given Name MELANTHIOS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Μελανθιος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek μελας (melas) "black, dark" and ανθος (anthos) "flower". In Homer's epic the 'Odyssey' this is the name of an insolent goatherd killed by Odysseus.

Categories

black, colors, dark, flowers, Greek mythology, literature, mythology, nature, plants