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Name Ulysses

Origin:From a Old Greek word for hateTools:

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About the name Ulysses in particular

Languages of use:English
Topics:Asteroid 5254 Ulysses, discovered 1986
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Ulysse, Ulises, Ulisse     Details
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About Ulysses, the group of names with the same origin as Ulysses

Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:Ulysses is the Latin form of the Greek name Odysseus
 in Greek mythology, in Homer's Odyssey, Odysseus is a hero on a long journey
 origin not known for sure, maybe from Greek odyssesthai (to hate)
Words:odyssesthai = to hate  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:98:Ulises Mexico 2010,  255:Ulysse France 2002,  642:Ulysses USA 1999
Old/original forms:Odysseus Old Greek, Ulixes Latin
Name variants:Ulises, Ulisse, Ulysse, Ulysses   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Ulysses

USA decades 1990-1999 919
USA yearlyGraph2005 980,  2002 815,  2001 758,  2000 768,  1999 6421998 749,  1997 892,  1996 808,  1995 936,  1994 932,  1993 881