Achilles
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
ə-KIL-eez
Meaning
Warrior
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Achilles was the hero of an epic written by Homer. It is really uncertain if the name was in general use before this, and so the exact meaning of the name is not known. However, because the character of Achilles was the hero of the poem and because he was a great warrior, this is taken to be the meaning of the name.

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