Comments for the name Remus

Comments for REMUS:

Famous bearer: Remus Lupin from the Harry Potter books.
-- moonlet  1/29/2005
Remus Lupin, a werewolf from the Harry Potter series. Interestingly the name is also that of an ancient werewolf-ish person, Remus, the brother of Romulus, who was raised by wolves.
-- SiriusLives222  1/3/2006
Teddy Remus Lupin is the son of Remus and Nymphadora Lupin-Tonks.
-- DontDissMadison  7/23/2007
In mythology, Remus and Romulus were brothers adopted by a wolf. JK Rowling has cleverly portrayed the character of Remus J Lupin as a wolf-cum-human in her third book.
-- bean  6/11/2006
The problem with the name Remus is its association with the character of Uncle Remus in American folklore, frequently seen as racist. However, as indicated in other comments, the odds are that more people these days will associate it with Remus Lupin.
-- Marauder  11/9/2006

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