Name Aegidius

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Aegidius

Aegidius is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Aegidius

Aegidius is a name of ancient Greek origin. The name derived from Aigis, a shield or breastplate of goat skin, that was used by the Greek goddess Athena and the god Zeus to make lightning and thunder.

Meaning of Aegidius

Aegidius means “protector” and “shield-holder” (from ancient Greek “aigís/αἰγῐ́ς” = goat skin) and “young goat” (from ancient Greek “αἰγίδιον/aigídion”).

Pronunciation of Aegidius

Variants of the name Aegidius

Egidius Ägidius

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Name Statistic: Aegidius is ranked #11756 overall ↓↓ -358

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Name Aegidius

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