Derived from the Greek form of the Persian name Kūrush, meaning “young.” Fitting, since in your eyes, he’ll always be your little guy. Even when he’s a grown man.



Famous people named Cyrus:

U.S. Secretary of State Cyrus Vance; football players Cyrus Gray and Cyrus Kouandjio; actor Cy Kendall; editorial cartoonist Cy Hungerford.

Fun fact:

In the 5th century B.C., Persian leader Cyrus the Great established his empire by conquering Babylon.

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