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


Vitus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Vitus?

Vitus is a Latin name. Early on, Vitus was confused with the Germanic name Wido.

What does the name Vitus mean?

Vitus could be derived from Old High German “witu” meaning “wood” or “forest”. Besides, Vitus means “life”, “alive” or “life-giving” and “life-giver” (from Latin “vita” = life) and “a person from Bithynia” (from Thracian “bitus”).

Pronunciation of Vitus

Variants of the name Vitus


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Popularity of the name Vitus

The name Vitus is ranked #3741 overall.

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