Gender: Male Meaning of Spartacus: "from the city of Sparta" Origin of Spartacus: Latin

Spartacus Origin and Meaning

The name Spartacus is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "from the city of Sparta".

Spartacus is the famous name of an ancient Roman slave -- and star of his own eponymous TV series! -- who led a slave revolt and became a renowned gladiator, only to die in the ring. Not considered baby-appropriate for centuries, Spartacus just might rise again along with the names of his fellow gladiators.

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MeMyself_And_I Says:


"I'm Fartacus" :-P

letmein Says:


I umm . . . I . . . I . . . I like it! Yeah, I like it!

katinka Says:


This would be a fun middle, but I think it might be too GP even for that.

Candler Says: