Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἱπποκράτης(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Ἱπποκράτης (Hippokrates) meaning "horse power", derived from the elements ἵππος (hippos) meaning "horse" and κράτος (kratos) meaning "power". This was the name of a 5th-century BC Greek doctor who is known as the Father of Medicine.

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Entry updated May 29, 2020