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Gender: Male Origin of Eryx: Greek mythology name

The name Eryx is a boy's name of Greek origin. Eryx and is often added to lists like Mythology Baby Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".

From the experts:

This name of the mythic son of Aphrodite and Poseidon sounds like a sci-fi Eric.

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Famous People Named Eryx

Eryx, Greek mythological king beaten by Heracles in a boxing match

Pop Culture References for the name Eryx

"In the Walls of Eryx," a short story by H. P. Lovecraft and K. J. Sterling
Eryx, character in book "Mephisto Kiss" by Trinity Faegen


caetano Says:


Pretty cool name

RoddyThlayli Says:


Kind of like Eric meets Alex, but with actual history. I like it.