Name: Aischylos

Origin and Meaning of the Name Aischylos

  • Meaning:
    Shame
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    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ICE koo loss)
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    The more faithful transcription of the ancient name which belonged most famously to an early Greek playwright. Aischylos (or Aeschylus), Sophocles and Euripides formed an early triad of Greek tragedians. Famous surviving works of Aischylos include The Persians, The Oresteia and Prometheus Bound. The name comes from the noun 'aischos' (shame, disgrace).

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