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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Atlantis

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  1. According to legend, an island in the Atlantic Ocean that Plato said was swallowed by an earthquake

From Ancient Greek Ἀτλαντίς (Atlantís), from Ἄτλας (Átlas) (Atlas).

  1. Mythical country said to have sunk into the Atlantic Ocean.

Atlantis was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons Named Atlantis

Atlantis is a wrestler. Atlantis was born on September 28th, 1962 in Los Altos (Jalisco).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Atlantis

Kull of Atlantis is a monarch.


Atlantis is a wrestler. Atlantis was born on September 28th, 1962 in Los Altos (Jalisco).


Fun Facts about the name Atlantis

  • How Popular is the name Atlantis? Atlantis is the 17,412th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Atlantis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 446 babies born with the first name Atlantis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Atlantis to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Atlantis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Atlantis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Atlantis is Monday, October 9th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Atlantis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Atlantis was in 2001 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Atlantis Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Atlantis is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Atlantis: Your name in reverse order is Sitnalta. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Titalnas. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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