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Proteus Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Proteus

Gender:

Boy

Pronunciation:

Pro-teus

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

7

Origin & Meaning

The name Proteus is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Proteus is "mythical sea god".  

Popularity

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

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

Numerology

What will your new little Proteus be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Proteus are often joyful and precious but most of all they are  read more >>

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Other Tidbits

Proteus falls into the name categories Greek myth, water.

Name Fun

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