Name: Astyanax

Origin and Meaning of the Name Astyanax

  • Meaning:
    Lord of the city
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    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ass tee ah naks)
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    Latinised form of the Greek Astuanax. In Greek mythology Astyanax was the son of Andromache and Hector of Troy, and was given this name by the Trojans in special honour of his father. He was thrown from the walls of Troy after the death of Hector.

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