Demetrius

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Demetrius
Hera Barberini Pio-Clementino Inv254.jpg
A statue of the goddess Demetra
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameGreek
Meaningtribute to Goddess of Grain: Demeter, Mother-Earth
Other names
Related namesDimitrije, Demetria, Dimitrios, Demetra
 
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This article is about a given name. For other uses, see Demetrius (disambiguation).
Demetrius
Hera Barberini Pio-Clementino Inv254.jpg
A statue of the goddess Demetra
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameGreek
Meaningtribute to Goddess of Grain: Demeter, Mother-Earth
Other names
Related namesDimitrije, Demetria, Dimitrios, Demetra

Demetrius is the Latinized form of the Ancient Greek male given name Dēmḗtrios (Δημήτριος), meaning "devoted to Demeter". Alternate forms include Demetrios, Dimitrios, Dimitris, Dimitri, Demitri, and Dimitrije,[1][2] in addition to other forms (such as Russian Dmitri) descended from it.

Demetrius and its variations may refer to the following:

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