1. A fairly common given name in Greece.
2. In the fictional Marvel Comics
Universe, "Lord" Thanos
(derived from Thanatos, God of Death) is a tall buff purple alien supervillain with
chin and dark, gleaming eyes. He was born on Saturn's moon Titan to the race called the Eternals, but later nuked his homeworld from orbit. He worships his deity/lover, Mistress Death, and often tries to gain
power so as to destroy entire galaxies
or universes in Death's service. Eventually he died and joined Mistress Death as her consort.
3. Rev. Dr. Thanos
Q. "Elohim" Endrizzi, Ph.D., the avatar
/ online persona of the Founder
and Lord High
Reverend of the secretive Church of Metaversalism
, which claims that all possible Gods
and universes exist. Dr. Thanos
is famed for promoting
on various social networks as well as in Second Life. His appearance resembles Marvel's Thanos
, except he has bushy white hair
and glasses. His character bio says he's based
on Marvel's character, but reformed since his old days, and is trying to save the universe, not destroy it. Many agree that Dr. Thanos
has a keen mind, and is a clear , logical thinker with a solid understanding of a wide range of math and science concepts. He's often complimented on his clear explanations, but has also been accused
of being long-winded, arrogant, and overly confident
in his philosophy.
3. Anyone who has similar characteristics to either of the above two versions of Thanos
Person A: "Wow, that guy's such a Thanos..."
Person B: "The Marvel
Person A: "No, like Dr. Thanos."
Person B: "Nah, no one's as smart as Dr. Thanos."