What does Hastings mean?
Hastings [hast-ings] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Hastings is "son of the austere man".
Associated with: old english.
(female) Middle name pairings:
Hastings Malcolm (H.M.), ..
How popular is Hastings?
Hastings is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1183 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Hastings has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Haakin, Haddin, Hadwin, Hadwinn, Haig, Haleigh, Halten (see Halton), Halton, Hamlin, Hannes, Hanns, Hans▼, Hanss, Harbin, Hardin, Harding, Hardinge, Harkin, Harlin, Harris, Harriss, Hartwig, Hasan, Hasani, Hashim, Haslit, Haslitt (see Haslett), Hassain, Hassan▲, Havin, Hawkin, Hawkins, Hawkyns (see Hawkins), Hazin, Henning, Hopkins, Husain, Husein, Huston, Jennings▼, Justinas, Justinus, Martinos, Martinus and Masling (see Maslin). These names tend to be more frequently used than Hastings.See names in meaning and etymology.