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


Cyrus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Cyrus?

Cyrus is a Latin form of the Greek name Kyros (Κῦρος), which derived from the Old Persian name Kūruš (کوروش).

What does the name Cyrus mean?

Cyrus could mean “sun” or “like the sun” (from Persian “khur/خور”). Besides, Cyrus means “lord” (from ancient Greek “kýrios/κύριος”) and “young”, “far sighted” in Vedic.

Pronunciation of Cyrus

Variants of the name Cyrus


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Popularity of the name Cyrus

The name Cyrus is ranked #3202 overall.

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