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


Briseis is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Briseis?

Briseis is a name from Greek mythology and a character in the Iliad of Homer. She was the daughter of Briseus and was captured during the Trojan War by Achilles to be his slave.

What does the name Briseis mean?

The real name of Briseis was Hippodámeia, but she was called Briseis, which means “daughter of Briseus”.

Pronunciation of Briseis

Popularity of the name Briseis

The name Briseis is ranked #13543 overall.

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