Sirius - Meaning Of Sirius, What Does Sirius Mean?

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Sirius Meaning


What does Sirius mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Sirius is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Sirius is "sparkling, bright star".  

Sirius is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Si-ri-us.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 4207 in baby name popularity for boys with 24 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


Sirius falls into the celestial name category.

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

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

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

Sirius Numerology
Sirius in Hieroglyhics
Sirius 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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