"born feet first"

Agrippa Origin and Meaning

The name Agrippa is a girl's name meaning "born feet first".

A Roman forename, and later family name, used for both sexes in ancient times (but more commonly men).

Famous People Named Agrippa

  • Agrippa the Skepticphilosopher
  • Agrippa CastorChristian Roman writer
  • (Herod) Agrippa I and IIKings of Judea
  • (Théodore)Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet, soldier, propagandist and chronicler
  • Agrippasemi,mythological king of Alba Longa
  • Agrippa Menenius LanatusRoman consul
  • Heinrich Cornelius Agrippamedieval alchemist who appears in scores of books, including Frankenstein and Harry Potter
  • Camillo AgrippaItalian architect
  • Marcus Vipsanius AgrippaRoman statesman and general, friend of Caesar Augustus
  • Gaius Fonteius Agrippaa father and son with the same name; the former an accuser of Libo, the latter suffect consul in AD 58
  • Vibulenus Agrippacommitted suicide in the Roman senate in AD 36
  • Josephus AgrippaRoman Jewish historian

Agrippa in Pop Culture

  • Mighty AgrippaRoman God of the Aqueduct, superhero from animated series "The Tick"
  • Mumboz Agrippacharacter from the Zork series of computer games
  • Marcus Agrippacharacter based on Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa on TV's "Rome"
  • Salome Agrippaa character from TV's "True Blood"
  • Agrippaa character from vide game "Amnesia: The Dark Descent"