What does Narcissus mean?

Narcissus means "numbness, sleep"

How do we pronounce Narcissus?

Narcissus \nar-cis-sus, na-rciss-us\ is a boy's name. It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables.

The baby boy name Narcissus can also be used as a girl name pronounciation. Its pronunciation is in English as NaeRSIHSahS 1.

1 Pronunciation for Narcissus: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

What is the origin of Narcissus?

Narcissus is used predominantly in the English language and its origin is Old Greek. Biblical name derived from the element 'narke' which means numbness, sleep. Narcissus (Latin) and Narkissos (Old Greek) are original forms of Narcissus. The name is most likely of pre-Greek origin, is often associated with Greek mythology from Narcissus, the beautiful youth from Thespiae who was attracted to his own reflection in the water. In some versions of the legend, he died staring at it, and turned into the Narcissus flower, which was thus named after him. The name was also borne in the Bible by a Roman citizen addressed in Paul's Epistle to the Romans. It was also borne by Saint Narcissus (-222), an early patriarch of Jerusalem. Due to the myth, the name has be used to describe one who is egotistical. The name name Narcissa origin (English) is the female form of Narcissus. name Narcis (Catalan), name Narciso meaning (Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish), short names for Narciss, nicknames for Narcisse (English and French), name Narcisus meaning, baby name Narcyz (Polish), Narkissos meaning and origin, Narses definition, and Narziss name (German) are variants of Narcissus.

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The baby name Narcissus fun facts:

The name Narcissus in reverse order is "Sussicran".

The numerological value of the name Narcissus is number 6, which means responsibility, protection, nurturing, community, balance, sympathy.

How popular is Narcissus?

Narcissus is not in the top boy names in USA.