Submitted Surname Revision History

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6/11/2016, 3:45 AM LMS
6/6/2016, 2:57 AM LMS

Name Sideris
Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Greek
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Greek reduced and altered form of the personal name ISIDOROS (see ISADORE), altered by folk etymology as if derived from sidero ‘iron’ (classical Greek sideron), and hence regarded as an omen name: ‘may the child grow up to be as strong as iron’.
Added 6/6/2016 by LMS