Gender Masculine
Scripts Εὐριπίδης(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. /eu̯.riː.pí.dɛːs/(Classical Greek) /jʊ.ˈɹɪp.ɪ.ˌdiz/(English)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek Εὔριπος (Euripos), referring to the strait between Euboea and Boeotia, combined with the patronymic suffix ἴδης (ides). This was the name of a 5th-century BC Greek tragic poet.

Related Names

RootsEuripos + ides
Other Languages & CulturesEvripidis(Greek)


Entry updated May 29, 2020