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Gender: Male Meaning of Cupid: "desire" Origin of Cupid: Latin

The name Cupid is a boy's name of Latin, Ancient_Languages/Civilizations origin meaning "desire". Cupid and is often added to lists like Early African-American Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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The name of the Roman god of love, the son of Venus, considered so romantic as to be unfit for mere mortals. Yet now that Romeo and Venus herself are fair game for modern babies, why not Cupid?

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Pop Culture References for the name Cupid

Cupid, one of Santa Claus's reindeer