Popularity:29
Origin:Greek
Other Origin(s):Roman
Meaning:Venerable; Revered
Sebastian is a name of Greek origin derived from the Greek word sebastos, meaning “venerable” or “revered.” This name also has roots in Latin, coming from the name Sebastianus, meaning “from Sebaste,” which was a typical place name in ancient Greece. Sebastian is a multifaceted name that also has saintly origins. Saint Sebastian was a respected early Christian figure known for converting Roman soldiers to Christianity at the expense of his life. Sebastian is a name that celebrates respect and honor, traits that would be sure to inspire baby throughout their life.

Famous People Named Sebastian

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  • Sebastian Bach
    Singer
  • Sebastian Thomas Hilfiger
    Son of Tommy Hilfiger
  • Sebastian Vettel
    Racecar Driver
  • Sebastian Zincone
    Son of Malin Akerman
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