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From delicious salad to epic mythology, we owe a lot to Greece. And don’t even get us started on gyros…but instead of naming our child Tzatziki (although, it does kinda have a nice flavor—er—ring to it), we discovered 15 Greek names that are worthy of your future offspring. Here, the cutest ones to add to your list.

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Athena

For a girl

Sure to be a child prodigy.

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Kostas

For a boy

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, anyone?

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Calista

For a girl

Meaning “the most beautiful.”

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Achilles

For a boy  

Just stay off his heel.

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Thalia

For a girl 

For the goddess of festivity, we bestow a strict curfew.

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Nikos

For a boy

Traditional but still unique.

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Hera

For a girl 

The future is most definitely female.

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Theodora

For a girl 

Teddy, for short.

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Kristos

For a boy 

Because there will be three other Nicolases in his class.

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Clio

For a girl

The ultimate cool girl.

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Isidore

For a boy 

How cute is the nickname Izzy?

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Lana

For a girl

A little old Hollywood throwback.

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Dimitrios

For a boy

Meaning “earth-lover.” (Also, playgrounds.)

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Hercules

For a boy

From zero to hero, just like that.

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