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


Demetrius is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Demetrius?

Demetrius is a Latinized variant of the ancient Greek name Demetrios (Δημήτριος), which itself was derived from the name of the goddess Demeter.

What does the name Demetrius mean?

Demetrius means “earth mother” (from ancient Greek “dá/δᾶ” = earth + “mḗtēr/μήτηρ” = mother), but as well “devoted to goddess Demeter“.

Pronunciation of Demetrius

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Popularity of the name Demetrius

The name Demetrius is ranked #10830 overall.

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