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Gender: Male Meaning of Primus: "first" Origin of Primus: Latin

The name Primus is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "first". Primus and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

The revival of long-dormant Roman names would put this back in the lexicon if it wasn't so connected to a telecommunications network.

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Famous People Named Primus

Saint Primus, 3rd century Roman martyr
Primus Hall, American pioneering black educator

Pop Culture References for the name Primus

Primus, American rock band
Primus, god in the Transformers series
Primus, African beer company
Primus, character from Neil Gaiman's "Stardust"