Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἀσκληπιός(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. A-SKLEH-PEE-OS(Classical Greek)
əs-KLEE-pee-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

Meaning unknown. Asklepios (Aesculapius to the Romans) was the god of healing and medicine in Greek mythology. He was the son of Apollo and Coronis.

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Name Days

Greece: February 27

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Entry updated May 29, 2020