Name: Priam

Origin and Meaning of the Name Priam

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    (PRY am)
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    Itself (Priam)
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    In Greek mythology Priam was the King of Troy during the famous Trojan war of Homer's Iliad. He was the father of Hector and Paris.

    The meaning is uncertain, possibly "redeemed".

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