home > boy names > demeter

Demeter - Meaning of Demeter

What does Demeter mean?

Meaning of the name Demeter

[ 3 syll. de-me-ter, dem-et-er ] The baby boy name Demeter is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced in English as Dih-MIYT-ahR †. Demeter is used chiefly in the English and Hungarian languages, and it is derived from Old Greek origins. Demeter is a variant of the name Demetrius (English).

Demeter is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Demeter, Demetrius was the most regularly used in 2012.

† Pronunciation for Demeter: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"

Demeter Baby Name Explorer

Meaning of Demeter Meaning of Demeter Meaning of Demitra Meaning of Demetria Meaning of Demetra Meaning of Deitra Meaning of Dimitria Meaning of Demetrius Meaning of Demi Meaning of Deirdre Meaning of Demetrius Meaning of Dimitri Meaning of Dmitri Meaning of Demitri Meaning of Dimitrius Meaning of Demetric Meaning of Demetri Meaning of Dimas Meaning of Demitry Meaning of Demitrius
Baby Name Explorer for Demeter
Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name
Share:
Demeter - Meaning of Demeter, What does Demeter mean?
Copyright © 2009-2015 Baby Names Pedia. Greater Works. All rights reserved.