Name days in Greece


Name days in Greece

This is the current Greek Orthodox name day calendar.Some of the names below are linked to the original saints or martyrs from which they originate.

Contents

January

February

  1. Tryfon
  2. Hypapante (no name)
  3. Stamatios Simeon
  4. (no name)
  5. (no name)
  6. Photios
  7. (no name)
  8. Zaharias
  9. Nikiforos
  10. Charalampos
  11. Charilaos
  12. Theodora
  13. Priscilla
  14. (no name)
  15. (no name)
  16. (no name)
  17. Theodoros
  18. Leon
  19. (no name)
  20. (no name)
  21. (no name)
  22. (no name)
  23. (no name)
  24. (no name)
  25. (no name)
  26. Sebastianos
  27. (no name)
  28. (no name)

Leap day on the 29th
has no name.

March

  1. Eudokia
  2. (no name)
  3. (no name)
  4. Gerasimos
  5. (no name)
  6. (no name)
  7. Eugenios
  8. Theofilaktos
  9. (no name)
  10. (no name)
  11. Sophronios
  12. (no name)
  13. (no name)
  14. Benedictos
  15. (no name)
  16. Christodoulos
  17. Alexios
  18. (no name)
  19. (no name)
  20. (no name)
  21. (no name)
  22. (no name)
  23. (no name)
  24. (no name)
  25. Evangelos, Eva
  26. (no name)
  27. (no name)
  28. (no name)
  29. (no name)
  30. (no name)
  31. (no name)

April

  1. (no name)
  2. Titos
  3. Illyrios
  4. (no name)
  5. (no name)
  6. Eutichios
  7. (no name)
  8. (no name)
  9. Ioseph
  10. Herakles, Homer, Socrates, Timothy
  11. (no name)
  12. (no name)
  13. (no name)
  14. (no name)
  15. Leonidas, Leo
  16. (no name)
  17. (no name)
  18. (no name)
  19. (no name)
  20. (no name)
  21. Ianos, Sandra
  22. Nathaniel
  23. Georgios, (George)
  24. Achilles, Elizabeth, Tammy
  25. Niki
  26. (no name)
  27. (no name)
  28. (no name)
  29. Jason
  30. Jacob, James

May

  1. Dora, Tamara
  2. Ava
  3. (no name)
  4. (no name)
  5. Efraim, Irene
  6. (no name)
  7. (no name)
  8. (no name)
  9. Christopher
  10. Simon
  11. Olympia
  12. Theodore
  13. (no name)
  14. Aristotle, Isidoros
  15. (no name)
  16. (no name)
  17. (no name)
  18. Julia
  19. Magdalene, Patrick
  20. Lydia,
  21. Constantine, Helen
  22. (no name)
  23. (no name)
  24. (no name)
  25. (no name)
  26. (no name)
  27. (no name)
  28. Dimitri
  29. Olivia
  30. (no name)
  31. (no name)

June

  1. Justine,Evelpistos, Gerakina, Pyros, Thespesios, Thespesia
  2. Marinos, Nikiforos
  3. Ieria, Ypatia
  4. Martha
  5. Apollon, Cynthia, Dorothy, Selene, Ploutarhos, Nikandros
  6. Ilarion, Ilaria
  7. Panagis, Sevastiani
  8. Kalliopi,Poppy
  9. Rodanthi
  10. (no name)
  11. Bartholomew, Luke, Varnavas
  12. Onoufrios
  13. Trifillos, Korina
  14. (no name)
  15. Augoustos, Monica, Ieronymos, Geronimo
  16. (no name)
  17. Felix, Ismail
  18. Leontios
  19. Everyone with no nameday, Paisios, Zosimos
  20. (no name)
  21. (no name)
  22. Evsevios, Evsevia
  23. Aristoklis, Loulou
  24. Yannis, Giannis, John
  25. Erotas
  26. Makarios
  27. Pierre
  28. Anargyros, Germanos
  29. Paul, Peter
  30. Apostolis, Apostolos, Tolis

July

July 1 - Kosma, Damianos (Damian), and Anargyros (Argyri)

July 3 - Yakinthos

July 7 - Kuriakis, Kiriaki

July 8 - Theofilos / Prokopios

July 9 - Pagratios

July 11 - Eufimias / Olgas

July 12 - Veronikis (Veronica)

July 14 - Nikodimos

July 16 - Athinogenoss

July 17 - Marinas, Marina

July 18 - Aimilianos (Emile)

July 20 - Profiti Elia, Ilias

July 22 - Marias Magdalinis, Magdalini, Magda, Magdalena, Lena

July 24 - Xristina

July 26 - Parakseuis

July 27 - Panteleimonos, Pantelis

July 29 - Kallinikos

July 31 - Iosif Arimatheias, Iosif, Sifi

August

August 6 - Sotiris, Sotiria

August 7 - Asterios

August 15 - Assumption Day - Koimisis tis Theotokos, Panayotis, Panagiotis, Maria, Despina, Thespina, Marios

August 20 - Theocharis

August 21 - Tia

August 24 - Kosma tos Aitolos

August 26 - Andrianos & Natalias, Adrianos, Nathalia, Natalia (Adrian)

August 27 - Fanourios

August 30 - Alexandros, Alexandros (Alexandra, Sandra, Sander, Alexander)

September

September 1 - Simeon

September 3 - Anthimos

September 4 - Moisi/Ermionis

September 5 - Zaxarios, Zacharias

September 8 - Gennisi tis Theotokos

September 9 - Ioakeim & Annis

September 11 - Evathia (Eve)

September 13 - Kornilios / Aristeidos

September 14 - Ypsosi tos Timios Stauros, Stavros (Steven) 14. Stavros (Stavros, Stavroula, Steven)

September 15 - Nikita

September 16 - Eyfimias

September 17 - Sofias, Pisteos, Agapis, Elpidas, Sofia, Agapi, Elpida

September 18 - Eumenios / Ariadnis (Ariadne)

September 20 - Eustathios, Stathis

September 22 - Fokas

September 23 - Sullipsi Prodromos

September 24 - Theklas, Mirto (Myrto)

September 25 - Eyfrosinis

September 26 - Metastasi Ioannos Euaggelistos

September 27 - Kallistratos

September 29 - Kuriakos, Kiriakos

October

October 1 - Ananios / Pomanos Melodos

October 2 - Kuprianos / Iosstiounis

October 3 - Dionisios Aeropagitos, Dionisos

October 4 - Ierotheos

October 5 - Xaritinis

October 6 - Thoma (Thomas, Tom)

October 7 - Poluxronios

October 8 - Pelagias

October 9 - Iakovos (Jakob)

October 10 - Eulampios

October 15 - Loskianos

October 18 - Loska, Loskas (Lucas, Luke)

October 19 - Kleopatras

October 20 - Artemios / Gerasimos Kefallinias, Yerasimos

October 21 - Sokratous, Sokrates, Sokratis

October 23 - Iakovos (Jacob)

October 24 - Sevastianis (Sebastian)

October 26 - Dimitrios Myrovlitos, Dimitris (Demetris), Dimitrios, Dimitria, Demetra(Jim, James)

October 27 - Nestoros

October 28 - Agias Skepis

October 30 - Zinovios

November

November 1 - Ag. Anarron/ Kosma & Damianos, Anargiros, Argiris, Kosmas, Damianos (Damian)

November 8 - Angelos, Gavriel, Michael, Raphael, Taxiarches, Stamatis, Strategos

November 9 - Nektarios

November 11 - Mina / Viktoros (Victor)

November 13 - Ioannos Xrysostomos

November 14 - Filippos, Philippos (Philip)

November 16 - Mathaios (Matthias)

November 18 - Platonos

November 21 - Eisodia tis Theotokos, Despina, Maria (unmarried)

November 22 - Filimonos

November 25 - Merkourios / Aikaterinis, Katerina (Catherine)

November 26 - Stulianos, Stella, Stelios, Stylianos, Nikon

November 27 - Nathanail

November 30 - Andrea, Andreas (Andrew)

December

December 1 - Theoklitos

December 2 - Muropis

December 4 - Varvaras, Barbara

December 5 - Savva, Savas

December 6 - Nikolaos, Nikos, Nicholas

December 7 - Amvrosios, Ambrosius

December 9 - Agias Annis, Anna

December 12 - Spuridonos, Spiros

December 13 - Eustratios / Loskias, Stratos, Stratis, Lukia

December 15 - Eleutherios, Elefterios, Lefteris

December 17 - Daniel / Dionysios Zakunthos, Dionysos

December 18 - Sevastianos & Zois

December 19 - Aglaias

December 20 - Ignatios

December 21 - Themistokleous, Ioulia, Julia, Julie

December 22 - Anastasias, Anastasia

December 24 - Eugenias, Evyenia

December 25 - Christmas Day, Christos, Chrisa, Chrisanthi, Christina

December 26 - Emmanouil / Synaksi Theotokos, Manolis, Manuella, Emma

December 27 - Stefanos, Stephania (Steven, Stephan, Stefania)

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