Name Zeus

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Zeus

Zeus is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Zeus

Zeus is a name from Greek mythology. He is a son of Cronus and Rhea and was the highest god of Mount Olympus. He is the ruler of sky, lightning and thunder. In Roman mythology, Jupiter corresponds to Zeus.

Meaning of Zeus

The name Zeus, like Jupiter, goes back to the Proto-Indo-European root *dyeu meaning “to shine” or as well “day”, “sky” and “deity”. Therefore Zeus means “sky father”.

Pronunciation of Zeus

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Name Statistic: Zeus is ranked #6805 overall ↓ -46

  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2648 ↓↓ -200
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3311 ↓↓ -564
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4117 ↓↓ -436
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4296 ↓↓ -836
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4376 ↓↓ -425
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4402 ↓↓ -1002
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 4742 ↓↓ -542
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5574 ↓↓ -231
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5909 ↑↑ 164
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5945 ↓↓ -188
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6261 ↑↑ 476
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 6293 ↓↓ -276
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 6885 ↓↓ -422
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 6928 ↓↓ -400
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 7600 ↓↓ -556
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7781 ↓↓ -552
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7831 ↑↑ 353
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9595 ↑ 45
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 13282 ↓↓ -292
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