Place Name EURIPOS

TYPE: Body of Water
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ευριπος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Possibly from Greek ευ (eu) "good" and ‘ριπη (rhipe) "throw, swing". This was the name of the strait between Euboea and Boeotia.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Euripus (Ancient Roman), Evripos (Greek)