Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈpol.luːks/(Latin) /ˈpɑl.əks/(English)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Roman form of Greek Πολυδεύκης (Polydeukes) meaning "very sweet", from Greek πολύς (polys) meaning "much" and δευκής (deukes) meaning "sweet". In mythology he was the twin brother of Castor and a son of Zeus. The constellation Gemini, which represents the two brothers, contains a star by this name.

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Other Languages & CulturesPolydeukes(Greek Mythology)

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Entry updated June 9, 2023