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


Ceres is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Ceres

Ceres is a name from Roman mythology and therefore of Latin origin. Ceres is the goddess of agriculture, death, marriage and fertility, the daughter of Ops and Saturn and the mother of Proserpina. Her counterpart in Greek mythology is the goddess Demeter.

What is the meaning of the name Ceres?

Ceres means “to grow” (from Latin “crescere” or Indo-European “*ker”).

Pronunciation of Ceres

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Popularity of the name Ceres

The name Ceres is ranked #9226 overall.

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