Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἥλιος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. HEH-LEE-OS(Classical Greek) HEE-lee-aws(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "sun" in Greek. This was the name of the young Greek sun god, a Titan, who rode across the sky each day in a chariot pulled by four horses. His sister was the moon goddess Selene.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesElio(Italian) Hélio(Portuguese) Helio(Spanish)
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Entry updated May 29, 2020