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Prometheus Meaning


What does Prometheus mean?

The name Prometheus is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Prometheus is "forethought".

Prometheus is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 10 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Pro-me-theus.

The Given Name Prometheus

Embraced by many parents, the name Prometheus, is one of timelessness and adventure.

A refined name, Prometheus possesses great character.

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

Prometheus falls into the Greek myth name category.

Prometheus Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 7,961 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

The trend's your friend. See how Prometheus has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Prometheus Name Popularity Page.

Prometheus Related Names

The name Clymene is a form of Prometheus.

Famous Prometheuss

  • Prometheus ~ Greek Myth - The titan of advice and wisdom and the creator of mankind. He stole fire from heaven for man and in punishment was bound to a stone where vultures devoured him.

Prometheus Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Prometheus.

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Prometheus Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Prometheus.

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