Laios

♂ Name Laios – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Laios

Laios is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Laios

Laios is a name from Greek mythology. He was the king of Thebes and father of Oedipus. He left his infant Oedipus for dead, because of a prophecy that he would be killed by him. Oedipus survived without knowledge about his parents and unwittingly killed Laius during an argument on the street.

Meaning of Laios

The meaning of the name Laios is unknown.

Pronunciation of Laios

Alternate spelling of Laios

Lajos

Name Statistic: Laios is ranked #9530 overall ↑↑ 1507

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  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 14227 ↓↓ -508
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 10057 ↓↓ -1515
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7228 ↑↑ 1261
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 8664 ↑↑ 1685
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  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 12723 ↓↓ -523
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13704 ↓↓ -233
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  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 8876 ↑↑ 4448
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  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 2785 ↑↑ 200
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 10238 ↑↑ 1249
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 8044 ↓ -79
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 13590 ↓↓ -2377
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1402 ↑↑ 1140
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 14142 ↓↓ -2264
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 13373 ↑↑ 600

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