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Gender: Male Meaning of Androcles: "glorious man" Origin of Androcles: Greek

The name Androcles is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "glorious man". Androcles and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Victory and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Down the Rabbit Hole": The Game of Bad Names".

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Mythological name with a fabulous meaning. Sure it's weighty, but so is Aphrodite; Andy is an easy nickname choice to make this name more wearable in the classroom.

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lesliemarion Says:


I dunno! I love it - strong manly name with the great nicknames of Andres, Andreas, Andrew, Andy, Roc, Rocco, Rock, etc.