Meaning:Shepherd; Ovid the Poet
Ovidiu is a Romanian boy’s name. Derived from the Latin name ovidius, it is meant to refer to a “shepherd” or “Ovid the Poet,” who lived during the reign of Augustus. Ovid was a contemporary of Virgil and Horace, and together they were the three canonical poets of Latin literature. If you want to instill a love for books and reading in your little one, maybe naming them after a literary giant is a good way to go.
Was this page helpful?
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.
Article saved.Go to My Saved Articles
Name added. View Your List