Other Origin(s):Roman
Meaning:Sceptre, stick
Scipio is a boy’s name of Latin origin meaning “sceptre,” or “stick.” This name was most famously borne by Scipio Africanus, a Roman general and statesman considered one of the best military commanders and strategists to ever live. He was given the name Africanus, meaning “the African,” after his victory against Hannibal in the Battle of Zama. With its connotations of military prowess and battle triumph, this name will ensure no one messes with your little one!
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