Laertes - Meaning of Laertes

What does Laertes mean?

[ 2 syll. lae-(r)tes, la-ert-es ] The baby boy name Laertes is pronounced Lay-ERT-Z †. Laertes is of Old Greek origin and it is used mainly in the English language. The name means 'father of Odysseus'.

Variations of Laertes include Lairtes, Lartes, and Layrtes.

See also the related categories, english and greek.

Laertes is rare as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Laertes include Laurids, Laurits, Lauritz, Lairtes, Lartes, Layrtes, Lordes, and Lourdes.

† Pronunciation for Laertes: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"

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