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Boy Name: Socrates

Name: Socrates
Pronunciation: \s(o)-cra-tes, soc-rates\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: Greek
Variant forms: Sokrates


Socrates \s(o)-cra-tes, soc-rates\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin. The name of the famous Greek philosopher, used mostly by Greeks.

Socrates has 1 variant form: Sokrates.


Socrates 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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