Demitrius: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Demetrius

A variant of the Greek name Demetrios, meaning "follower of Demeter" - the Greek goddess of harvest and fertility. So maybe your little Demetrius will be fruitful and give you lots of adorable grandchildren ... but not until he's like 35.

Nicknames:

Dem, Demi, Demitri.

Famous people named Demetrius:

Rappers Demitrius Pugh and Demitrius Stewart (a.k.a. Shawty Redd); actors Demitrius Joyette and Demitrius Grosse; boxer Demitrius Andrade.

Fun fact:

Demetrius was apparently one of Shakespeare's fave names, since he used it for characters in three of his plays.

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