Given Name POLLUX

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: PAHL-uks (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Roman form of Greek Πολυδευκης (Polydeukes) meaning "very sweet", from Greek πολυς (polys) "much" and δευκης (deukes) "sweet". In mythology he was the twin brother of Castor and a son of Zeus. The constellation Gemini, which represents the two brothers, contains a star by this name.

Categories

biblical, celestial, children of Zeus, Hunger Games characters, mythology, nature, stars
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Polydeukes (Greek Mythology)