Name: Apollon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Apollon

  • Meaning:
    Destroy; apple
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (a POL own)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Apollon)
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Miscellaneous Info for Apollon

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  • Used in:
    French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Greek mythology Apollon was the god of medicine, the sun, dancing, music and poetry. Apollon is the original ancient Greek form of the name, as well as the French form, but in modern English Apollo is more commonly found. The name was usually held to be derived from the Greek 'apollunai' (to destroy), but it may also be from the word 'abol' (apple).

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