Name: Pericles

Origin and Meaning of the Name Pericles

  • Meaning:
    Far-famed
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (PEH ree klehs)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Pericles)
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Miscellaneous Info for Pericles

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  • Used in:
    Greek speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the elements peri "around, surronding" and kleos "fame, glory"

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