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The baby boy name Perseus is of Greek origin. Perseus meaning, Perseus popularity, Perseus hieroglyphics, Perseus numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Perseus is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Perseus is "destroyer".  

Perseus is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Per-seus.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 3128 in popular baby names for boys with 36 occurrences.  It ranked 18736 in popular baby names for girls with 5 occurrences. 

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


Variants of the name Perseus include Pertho.

Perseus falls into the Greek myth name category.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Perseus in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Perseus Numerology page.

Perseus Numerology
Perseus in Hieroglyhics
Perseus in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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