Meaning:God of the sea; Fifth
Pontius is a boy’s name of Greek origin. While your mind might drift to Pontius Pilate, a Roman governor in the Christian New Testament, Pontius has many other definitions baby can count on for some divine inspiration. Pontius is said to be a variant of the Greek name Pontos, borne in Greek mythology by the primordial god of the sea. The name Pontius may also be derived from the Greek word penta, meaning “five.” So whether your little one is a fan of folklore or the fifth-born in the family, Pontius is a positive front-runner.

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