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


Hyacinthus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Hyacinthus?

Hyacinthus is a Latinized form of Hyakinthos / Υακινθος, a name from Greek mythology. Hyakinthos was a lover of the God Apollo, but was accidentally killed by him during discus throwing. Apollo caused the flower Hyacinth to arise from his blood.

What does the name Hyacinthus mean?

The name Hyacinthus means “hyacinth flower”.

Pronunciation of Hyacinthus

Popularity of the name Hyacinthus

The name Hyacinthus is ranked #14899 overall.

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