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Boy Name: Spiridon

Name: Spiridon
Pronunciation: \s-piri-don, sp(i)-ridon\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: basket
Origin: Greek
Variant forms: Speero, Spero, Spiridion, Spiro, Spiros, Spyridon, Spyros


Spiridon \s-piri-don, sp(i)-ridon\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Spiridon is "basket". Name of a fourth-century Cypriot sheep farmer who became a bishop and a popular Greek saint. Mainly used among Greeks. American Vice President Spiro Agnew.

Spiridon has 7 variant forms: Speero, Spero, Spiridion, Spiro, Spiros, Spyridon and Spyros.


Spiridon 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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