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Biblical Names Meaning:

In Biblical Names the meaning of the name Demetrius is: Belonging to corn, or to Ceres'.

Greek Baby Names Meaning:

In Greek Baby Names the meaning of the name Demetrius is: Earth-lover. Of Demeter. Demeter is the mythological Greek goddess of corn and harvest. She withdraws for the part of the year her daughter Persephone must spend with the god of the underworld - the reason for winter.

Latin Baby Names Meaning:

In Latin Baby Names the meaning of the name Demetrius is: Of Demeter. Demeter is the mythological Greek goddess of corn and harvest. She withdraws for the part of the year her daughter Persephone must spend with the god of the underworld - the reason for winter.

Shakespearean Baby Names Meaning:

In Shakespearean Baby Names the meaning of the name Demetrius is: Antony and Cleopatra'. Friend to Mark Antony. 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' In love with Hermia. 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' Son to Tamora.

American Baby Names Meaning:

In American Baby Names the meaning of the name Demetrius is: Of Demeter. Demeter is the mythological Greek goddess of corn and harvest. She withdraws for the part of the year her daughter Persephone must spend with the god of the underworld - the reason for winter.

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