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Gender: M Meaning of Achille: "thin-lipped" Origin of Achille: French variation of Achilles

The French spin on the name of the great Homeric hero with the vulnerable heel seems somewhat more portable into the modern world.

Famous People Named Achille

Achille Valenciennes, French zoologist
Achille Varzi, Italian Grand Prix driver
Achille Richard, French botanist
Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti, birth name of Pope Pius XI

Pop Culture References for the Name Achille

Achille Poirot, Hercule Poroit's imaginary brother in "The Big Four" by Agatha Christie

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