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Pollux

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Gender: Male Meaning of Pollux: "crown" Origin of Pollux: Greek

The name Pollux is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "crown". Pollux and is often added to lists like Space Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would you name a sibling to...?".

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Castor's twin in the constellation Gemini. That final x makes this name modern and cool.

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christineolteanu Says:

2017-10-21T19:01:38

It means " very sweet" and there is a a biblical character named Pollux. The Greek mythology associations are cool too. I like it.

rockXmyXworldXxxX94 Says:

2016-10-12T14:06:53

This was the assistant principal at my middle school's last name... he got fired because he got a DUI.

lirio Says:

2016-10-06T05:19:58

Absolutely unusable in the UK, unfortunately.

LostKid Says:

2016-06-18T04:40:58

It would be pretty cool to have baby boy Gemini twins with Castor and Pollux as middles.

EW314 Says:

2016-02-10T08:41:08

This would be great, if it didn't rhyme with bollocks.

Hylian Wizard Says:

2015-12-03T23:44:51

Oh, and I must mention that while I like this name, I will always associate it with that movie. It was a poorly made low budget film

Hylian Wizard Says:

2014-10-12T21:03:54

Castor and Pollux were the names of these dogs in this weird movie I watched. At first, I thought they were just names, but now I get it! Quite clever and unexpected

ladybug99 Says:

2014-06-11T20:30:18

Love this name, love the nickname Polly for a girl... Could Pollux transfer over to a girl easily?