name meaning: Adonis \a-do-nis\ as a boy's name is pronounced a-DAHN-iss. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Adonis is "extremely good looking, handsome". Greek mythology: a beautiful youth beloved of Aphrodite, goddess of love. The name has come to mean a paragon of male beauty, making it very hard to live with.
Adonis has 5 variant forms: Addonia, Adohnes, Adon, Adones and Adonys.
Baby names that sound like Adonis are Adonias, Athens and Athenios.