Name Atlas

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Atlas

Atlas is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Atlas

Atlas was a Titan in Greek mythology, who was doomed by Zeus to carry the heavens on his shoulders. According to a legend, he is petrified in the Atlas Mountains in North Africa and therefore bears the responsibility of the earth, which is why the world maps are called atlases nowadays!

Meaning of Atlas

The name Atlas means “to endure” or “to suffer” (from ancient Greek “étlēn/ἔτλην”) and “bearer of the heavens”.

Pronunciation of Atlas

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Name Statistic: Atlas is ranked #3656 overall ↓↓ -102

  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1079 ↑ 17
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1229 ↓ -7
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1445 ↓ -91
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1676 ↓ -31
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1850 ↓ -41
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1883 ↓ -57
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2140 ↓↓ -153
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2205 ↓↓ -103
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3665 ↓↓ -975
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4829 ↑↑ 426
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5096 ↑↑ 581
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5576 ↓↓ -655
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5821 ↓↓ -443
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5854 ↑↑ 170
  • 🇫🇷 France: 6577 ↓↓ -278
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6880 ↓↓ -210
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7163 ↓↓ -256
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9338 ↓↓ -328
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 13272 ↓↓ -375


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