Greek philosopher; uncertain derivation

Socrates Origin and Meaning

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

Quite common in traditional Greek families, but for others, we think Plato might be easier to handle.

Famous People Named Socrates

  • SocratesGreek philosopher
  • Aristotle Socrates OnassisGreek shipping magnate
  • Sócrates Brasileiro Sampaio de Souza Vieira de Oliveirasimply known as Sócrates, was a Brazilian footballer and a medical doctor.