Greek mythology name

Icarus Origin and Meaning

The name Icarus is a boy's name of Greek origin.

Icarus, the mythological figure famous for flying too close to the sun, has a couple of negatives: his rash reputation, and those "icky" nicknames.

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Famous People Named Icarus

  • Icarusring name of Ronald Grams, American pro wrestler
  • Titus Jasper Jake Icarus Rellie (b. 2007)son of stylist and editor Lucy Sykes and Euan Rellie

Icarus in Pop Culture

  • Icarusfrom TV show "Adventures from the Book of Virtues"
  • IcarusAKA Ic, from the book When the Wind Blows and sequel, The Lakehouse
  • Icarus Halfway Across The Skysong title of metalcore band Hopes Die Last
  • Icarusa song by Bastille
  • Icarusa song by Mindy Gledhill
  • Kid IcarusNintendo video game