"lover of God"

Amadeus Origin and Meaning

The name Amadeus is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "lover of God".

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's middle name could make an interesting pick for music-loving parents--if only in middle place. Amadeus is the title of a Peter Shaffer play which became an award-winning film in 1984.

German-born tennis ace Boris Becker chose Amadeus for the name of his fourth son.

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Amadeus Popularity

Famous People Named Amadeus

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (born Wolfgang Theophilus Mozart)Austrian composer
  • Amadeus IIIX, Dukes of Savoy
  • Victor Amadeus IDuke of Savoy
  • Victor Amadeus II and III of Sardinia
  • Amadeus William GrabauAmerican geologist
  • Amadeus WebersinkeGerman pianist
  • Amadeus Benedict Edley Luis Becker (b. 2010)son of tennis player Boris Becker
  • Moses Amadeus Farrowson of American actress Mia Farrow

Amadeus in Pop Culture

  • Amadeus BandSerbian music group
  • Amadeus Arkhamcharacter from the Batman series
  • Amadeus Chocharacter in Marvel Comics
  • Baron Karl Amadeus Mordocharacter in the movie "Doctor Strange"
  • "Amadeus" play and film about W. Amadeus Mozart
  • "Rock Me Amadeus" song by Falco