Name: Demaratos

Origin and Meaning of the Name Demaratos

  • Meaning:
    Prayed for by the people
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (dem a RAT oss)
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    Itself (Demaratos)
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Miscellaneous Info for Demaratos

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    In Greek mythology, Helen (as a goddess worshipped in a Spartan cult) beautified an ugly baby who grew up to become the eventual wife of King Ariston of Sparta. She bore the childless man a son, who was named Demaratos, 'prayed for by the people'. The name is formed from the ancient Greek noun 'demos' (the people) and the adjective 'aratos' (prayed for).

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