Anglicized form of Greek Zenon, related to Zeus, king of the gods
"hospitality, guest"

Zeno Origin and Meaning

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

Zeno, the name of two ancient philosophers, has a muscular dynamism that's lightened by its cheerful final vowel, resulting in a kind of offbeat sci-fi feel. Zeno of Citium was the founder of the Stoic school of thought, Zeno of Elea was another early, original Greek thinker, famed for his Paradoxes.

Zeno Cosini is the protagonist of the Italo Svevo novel Confessions of Zeno.

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Famous People Named Zeno

  • Zeno the Isaurian aka Flavius Zeno Augustus (born Tarasis Kodisa Rousombladadiotes)Eastern Roman Emperor
  • Zeno of CitiumCypriot,Greek philosopher
  • Zeno of EleaGreek philosopher
  • Hans Joachim "Zeno" RothGerman guitarist

Zeno in Pop Culture

  • Zeno Bellcharacter in anime "Zatch Bell;" twin of Zatch
  • Zeno Cosinicharacter in Italo Svevo's novel La Coscienza di Zeno
  • Zenothe Yellow Dragon Warrior in the manga Akatsuki no Yona: Yona of the Dawn
  • ZenOh or Zeno, the God of all universes in the anime Dragon Ball Super