Name: Hephaestion

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hephaestion

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    (heh FYE stee on)
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    Hephaestion is the Latinised form of the name Hephaistion. Hephaistion was a general and close companion of Alexander the Great. His name is derived from that of the god Hephaistos (Hephaestus), which is of uncertain meaning.

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