Name Adonis Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Adonis


Adonis is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Adonis?

Adonis is a name of the Roman and Greek mythology. He was the God of beauty, desire and vegetation and a lover of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and the Roman goddess Venus. Adonis was a handsome young shepherd killed by Ares or Mars and his blood became to the anemone flower.

What does the name Adonis mean?

Adonis means “lord” (from Phoenician “Adon”).

Pronunciation of Adonis

Variants of the name Adonis


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Popularity of the name Adonis

The name Adonis is ranked #6888 overall.

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