Meaning:Of Achilles; Pain; A mythological hero of the Trojan War
Calling all mythophiles! Make room at the top of your list for Achille, a subtler form of Achilles. This Greek name for baby boys derives from achos, meaning "pain." It's named after a brave Trojan hero of Homer's epic Iliad, whose only weak point was his ankle, hence Achilles' heel. The courageous protagonist was the epitome of strength, valor, and unwavering loyalty as he slew Hector of Troy in battle. With a name as heroic as Achille, your little warrior will never let their weaknesses get in the way of their dreams!
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