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


Nereus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nereus?

Nereus is a name from Greek mythology. He was a god of the sea and a son of Pontus and Gaia. He had 50 daughters with Doris, the so-called Nereids.

What does the name Nereus mean?

Nereus means “water” or “God of the sea” (from Greek “neró/νερό” = water).

Pronunciation of Nereus

Popularity of the name Nereus

The name Nereus is ranked #13147 overall.

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