Sebastien - boys name

Sebastien name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Sebastien name meaning:

The name Sebastien is of Greek origin and has a rich history. Derived from the Greek name "Sebastos," it means "venerable" or "revered." It carries a sense of respect and admiration, often associated with a person of high regard or honor.

People named Sebastien are often seen as charismatic, confident, and noble individuals. They possess a natural ability to command attention and influence those around them. With a magnetic personality, Sebastiens tend to attract others to their circle and can be natural leaders. They have a strong sense of justice and fairness, always striving for equality and treating others with respect.

In addition to its historical and cultural significance, the name Sebastien also has a literary connection. It is associated with characters such as Sebastian Flyte in Evelyn Waugh's novel "Brideshead Revisited" and the musical character Sebastian in Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night." These characters often possess traits of charm, wit, and a certain level of sophistication, further enhancing the name's overall meaning and appeal.

Origin: Greek

Venerable, revered.

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Overall UK ranking: 1078 out of 4789

26 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Sebastien

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