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Cerberus Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Cerberus is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Cerberus is "mythical guardian to the gate of hades".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Cerberus Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Cerberus has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Cerberus to other names.


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Related Names

The name Kerberos is a form of Cerberus.

Other Tidbits

Cerberus falls into the Greek myth name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cerberus in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cerberus.

Just for fun, see the name Cerberus in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cerberus in Nautical Flags page.

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