PYRRHUS
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Πυρρος (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: PIR-…ôs (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
From the Greek name Πυρρος (Pyrros) which meant "flame-coloured, red", related to πυρ (pyr) "fire". This was another name of Neoptolemus the son of Achilles. This was also the name of a 3rd-century BC king of Epirus.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Pyrrhos (Greek Mythology), Pyrrhos (Ancient Greek)