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Gender Masculine
Scripts Πυρρος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. PIR-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

From the Greek name Πυρρος (Pyrros) meaning "flame-coloured, red", related to πυρ (pyr) "fire". This was another name of Neoptolemus the son of Achilles. This was also the name of a 3rd-century BC king of Epirus who was famed for his victorious yet costly battles against Rome.
VariantsPyrrhos(Greek Mythology) Pyrrhos(Ancient Greek)


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