Eros Origin and Meaning

The name Eros is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "desire".

The name of the Greek winged god of sexual love may seem a lot to live up to, but like other deity names, it's on the rise. He appears in DC comics as an ally of Wonder Woman, and is the alias of Marvel's Starfox character. Eros is also the name of an asteroid in our solar system. The name is more popular in Italy, where it's been in the Top 200 in recent years,

# 773 on Nameberry

Eros Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Eros Popularity

Famous People Named Eros

  • Eros RamazzottiItalian musician and singer,songwriter
  • Eros VlahosEnglish actor
  • Eros Bazua Rubioson of mexican singer Paulina Rubio

Eros in Pop Culture

  • Greek mythology: Eros was the god of love.
  • Eroscharacter from Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra"
  • "On Love: Eros" performance/song skated by the title character in the anime "Yuuri!!! on Ice"