Name: Hippocrates

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hippocrates

  • Meaning:
    A horse
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  • Pronunciation:
    (hee PO krah tehs)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hippocrates)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hippocrates

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  • Used in:
    Greek speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the Greek element hippos meaning "a horse". The name Hippocrates was borne by an ancient Greek physician who is known to the modern world as the father of medicine.

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