Austin is derived from the Roman name Augustine, but Americans more fondly know it as the capital of Texas. Several successful athletes carry the name, including NBA player Austin Rivers, wrestler Austin Aries and NFL player Austin Davis. In the past two decades, the name has come to symbolize boyish charm, with pop singer Austin Mahone and fictional spy and ladies man Austin Powers increasing the name's allure.

Famous Austins

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  • Austin Davis
    Football Player
  • Austin Mahone
  • Austin Rivers
    Basketball player

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