Sebastian Name Meaning, Origin and Popularity

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The Sebastian name meaning is “venerable” or “revered” and it is a baby boy name that comes from Greek origin derived from the Greek word sebastos. This name also has Latin origins, derived from the name Sebastianus, which means “from Sebaste,” an ancient Greece town name. It is a name with many meanings, including that of a saint.

Saint Sebastian was a well-known early Christian who was known for giving his life to bring Roman soldiers to Christianity. Sebastian is a name that honors respect and integrity, two qualities that are likely to motivate and encourage a child throughout their entire life.

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Sibling Name Ideas

Are you trying to find a sibling name for Sebastian? Great choices include the following:

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