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Demeter Meaning


What does Demeter mean?

The name Demeter is of Greek and Hungarian origin.

The meaning of Demeter is "loves the earth, earth mother, follower of Demeter".

Demeter is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced De-me-ter.

The Given Name Demeter

Demeter is a form of Demetrius. See Demetrius for further details.

Demeter is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

A name fit for a child full of majesty and spirit, a little pioneer.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Demeter falls into the celestial name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Demeter Bitenc.

Demeter Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Demeter sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Demeter Name Popularity Page.

Demeter Related Names

Demeter is a form of Demetrius.

Variants of the name Demeter include Demetra.

Famous Demeters

  • Demeter ~ Greek Myth - The goddess of agriculture and the mother of Persephone.
  • Demeter Bitenc ~ Actor

Demeter Numerology

What will your new littleDemeter be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Demeter are often naive and shocking but most of all they are read more >>

Demeter Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Demeter.

Just for fun, see the name Demeter 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 Demeter in Nautical Flags page.