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Gender: M Origin of Oceanus: Mythological name

The name Oceanus is a boy's name of Greek origin. Oceanus and is often added to lists like Mythological Baby Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Best name or combo from previous poster's signature!".

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Oceanus was the Titan in ancient Greek mythology who rules what they thought was the body of water that surrounded the Earth. Oceanus was, appropriately enough, the name of the baby born on the Mayflower. Modern variations include Ocean, Oceana, and Oceane, a popular French-Names">French name for girls.

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Famous People Named Oceanus

Oceanus Hopkins, born aboard the Mayflower in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean

Pop Culture References for the name Oceanus

Government of Oceanus