Meaning:Beloved, desired
Express your unconditional love for your little one with the timeless and sophisticated Latin name Erasmus. Around since the 4th century, it is steeped in history and means “beloved” or “desired,” helping to remind your baby how cherished they are. Saint Erasmus, also known as Saint Elmo, made this masculine name famous and is venerated as the patron saint of sailors, sure to help your baby sail through life. Some might recognize Erasmus from the Dutch philosopher Desiderius Erasmus who is thought to be one of the greatest scholars of his time. Undoubtedly, your cheerful cherub will live up to their name and impress those around them with their intelligence and endearing character.
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