Meaning and Name Origin
Bastian has 1 variant: Bastien.
Bastian is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#5513 out of 88799, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Bastian and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Bastian (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Sebastian (#34 in 2014) and Sabastian. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in 2001 and is somewhat lower today. Sebastian (#34) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these, with this name enjoying a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)