Atlas is a ♂ boy’s name.
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!
The name Atlas means “to endure” or “to suffer” (from ancient Greek “étlēn/ἔτλην”) and “bearer of the heavens”.
The name Atlas is ranked #3704 overall.
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