Name Demetrius

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Demetrius

Demetrius is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Demetrius

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

Meaning of Demetrius

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

Pronunciation of Demetrius

Demetrius in the categories

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Name Statistic: Demetrius is ranked #10772 overall ↑↑ 351

  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2400 ↑↑ 2993
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5033 ↑↑ 1202
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 7920 ↓↓ -343
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7943 ↓↓ -583
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 8013 ↓↓ -450
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8065 ↑↑ 704
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 8285 ↓↓ -755
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 8426 ↓↓ -172
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 10008 ↑↑ 784
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10742 ↓↓ -1093
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11370 ↑↑ 1994
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 11809 ↓↓ -278
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 12089 ↓↓ -1174
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 12160 ↓ -27
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 12444 ↓↓ -372
  • 🇫🇷 France: 12567 ↓↓ -642
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 13087 ↓↓ -239
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 13561 ↓↓ -378
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 14115 ↓↓ -571


Name Demetrius

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