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Gender: Male Origin of Endymion: Greek mythology name

The name Endymion is a boy's name of Greek origin. Endymion and is often added to lists like Mythology Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven Hell Purgatory - Unusual/Outlandish Girls".

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The name of a mythically handsome youth, who was loved by the Moon, who bore him fifty daughters--all this could be a lot for a modern boy to handle.

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Famous People Named Endymion

Endymion Porter, English diplomat
Endymion Porter Wilkinson, English diplomat and Sinologist

Pop Culture References for the name Endymion

Endymion, Greek mythological character
"Endymion" (1818), narrative poem by John Keats about the Greek mythological character
Endymion Ferrar, sweet-tempered title character of Disraeli's "Endymion" (1880 novel)
Prince Endymion, a character in anime "Sailor Moon"
"Endymion," novel by Dan Simmons about Aenea and Raul Endymion
"Endymion Spring," novel by Matthew Skelton and its main character
Endymion, a very popular Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Usual English pronunciation: en-DIM-ee-un