Given Name PHOENIX
GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
PRONOUNCED: FEE-niks   [details]
Meaning & History
From the name of a beautiful immortal bird which appears in Egyptian and Greek mythology. After living for several centuries in the Arabian Desert, it would be consumed by fire and rise from its own ashes, with this cycle repeating every 500 years. The name of the bird was derived from Greek φοινιξ (phoinix) meaning "dark red".
beauty, birds, cities, colors, fire, legendary creatures, Marvel characters, mythology, red, unisex, word names
United States  ranked #292 for boys
 ranked #442 for girls
England and Wales  ranked #317 for boys 
Australia (NSW)  - 
New Zealand  ranked #86 for boys