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Boy Name: Minos

Name: Minos
Pronunciation: \m(i)-nos\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Manus, Magnus, Magnes, Manzo
Similar Names: Linos, Minor


Minos \m(i)-nos\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin. Greek mythology: the king of Crete who built the labyrinth, and during whose reign, Cretan civilization reached a peak.

Baby names that sound like Minos are Manus, Magnus, Magnes and Manzo. Other similar baby names are Linos and Minor.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Minos.


Minos is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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