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Zeus name meaning

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zeus mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zeus

User Submitted Origins

Greek
93%
Canadian
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from France, the name Zeus is of Greek origin and means "He is the god of sky and ruler of all gods".
  2. A user from Netherlands says the name Zeus is of Greek origin and means "God of thunder".
  3. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Zeus is of Greek origin and means "King of the Gods".
  4. A submission from Singapore says the name Zeus means "A god".
  5. A submission from Alaska, U.S. says the name Zeus means "'sky, shine'" and is of Greek origin.
  6. A submission from Puerto Rico says the name Zeus means "Strong powerful brave".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Zeus
The chief deity of the Greeks, and ruler of the upper world (cf. Hades). He was identified with Jupiter.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Type genus of the family Zeidae
  2. (Greek mythology) the supreme god of ancient Greek mythology; son of Rhea and Cronus whom he dethroned; husband and brother of Hera; brother of Poseidon and Hades; father of many gods; counterpart of Roman Jupiter
Wiktionary

From Ancient Greek Ζεύς (Zeús).

  1. (Greek mythology) Supreme ruler of all Greek gods, husband to Hera.
  2. A male given name.

Zeus was also found in the following language(s): Translingual, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Zeus

Notable Persons Named Zeus

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Zeus Arjona

Zeus Arjona is a music of the philippines, pop music, and soft rock singing, songwriter, and actor. He was most prominent from 1982 to present. Zeus was given the name Martin Ramon Razon Nievera on February 5th, 1962.

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Zeus B. Held

Zeus B. Held is a musician and record producer. Zeus was given the name Bernd Held on August 24th, 1950 in Germany.

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Zeus de la Paz

Zeus de la Paz is a soccer player for the Nuneaton Town F.C., PSV Eindhoven, Jong PSV, Curaçao national under-20 football team, and Curaçao national football team. Zeus was born on March 11th, 1995 in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

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Zeus Issariotis

Zeus was born on June 26th, 1981.

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Zeus Mendoza

Zeus Mendoza is a politician. Zeus was born on October 23rd, 1982 in Morelos.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zeus

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zeus

Dr. Zeus

Dr. Zeus is a bhangra (music) musician. He was most active from 1992 to present. Dr. was given the name Baljeet Singh Padam on March 20th, 1976. Dr. is also known as Baljit Singh Padam.

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Maxie Zeus

Maxie Zeus is a comics character.

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Fun Facts about the name Zeus

  • What name lists does Zeus rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Zeus? Zeus is the 7,932nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zeus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,647 babies born with the first name Zeus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zeus to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zeus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zeus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zeus is Monday, October 7th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Zeus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zeus was in 2019 with a total of 174 babies.
  • Random Zeus Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zeus is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 12 babies in California have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Zeus: The name spelled backwards is Suez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Uzes. How do you pronounce that?
  • Zeus name meaning

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