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Gender: Male Origin of Eros: Greek mythology name

The name Eros is a boy's name of Greek origin. Eros and is often added to lists like Mythological Baby Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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Famous People Named Eros

Eros Ramazzotti, Italian musician and singer-songwriter
Eros Vlahos, English actor
Eros Bazua Rubio, son of mexican singer Paulina Rubio

Pop Culture References for the name Eros

Greek mythology: Eros was the god of love.
Eros, character from Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra"
"On Love: Eros" performance/song skated by the title character in the anime "Yuuri!!! on Ice"