Achilles
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
ə-KIL-eez
Meaning
Warrior
Like the Name Achilles?
BOYS
+ Achilles
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Achilles"

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.

Famous Achilles

Achilles Alferaki - composer

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Achilles?
Discussion on the name Achilles
Weekly Prize Big thumb dry rack

The First Years Spinning Drying Rack & Organizer holds bottles, pacifiers, breast pump parts and more. Place items in the rack to dry and keep organized until next use. There is even a space to hold your bottle brush or toddler utensils. No worrying about puddles - the drying rack drains directly into the sink, or use the attachable tray to catch water and keep counters dry. It has a large capacity holding 8 bottles including nipples, collars and covers.

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.