Ulysses \u-lysses, ul(ys)-ses\ as a boy's name is pronounced you-LISS-ees. It is of Latin origin. Variant of the Greek name Odysseus, which may mean "wrathful". Mythology: Ulysses was the clever and resourceful hero of Homer's "Odyssey". Ulises is a Spanish form. American Civil War hero Ulysses S. Grant.
Ulysses has 2 variant forms: Ulises and Ulisse.
Baby names that sound like Ulysses are Aloysius and Aloisius.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Ulysses.
Ulysses is a somewhat popular first name for men (#679 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)