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What does the name Paris mean?

The different meanings of the name Paris are:
  • All Nationalities meaning: A great lover
  • American meaning: Capital of France
  • French meaning: A great lover
  • English meaning: From France
The meaning of the name “Paris” is different in several languages, countries and cultures and has more than one possibly same or different meanings available.

Additional information: The name Paris is used by William Shakespeare in his plays "Romeo & Juliet" and "Troilus & Cressida". It is also a famous character in Greek mythology. Another meaning of the name Paris is "Crafty". Is as well referred to the beautiful capital of France Paris. Is of Gaulish language origin in Northern France (the current capital of France).