What does Justinian mean?
Associated with: just.
(female) Middle name pairings:
Justinian Kael (J.K.), ..
How popular is Justinian?
Justinian is an unusual given name for men. Justinian is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Justin (#110 via latest list) is the only prominent varying form of Justinian (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Justain, are seldom used. Adoption of this form of Justinian was at its apex 4 decades ago (#12) and is now much lower (#110, ▼88%), with Justin falling out of fashion. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Justinian is pronounced similarly to Giustinian and Giustiniano. Other recommended names are Bastian, Corbinian, Cullinan, Dustan, Finian, Jentian, Jestin, Julian▲, Jurian, Justen, Justice, Justis, Justyn▼, Ninian, Phinian, Quinlan, Quintan and Rustan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Justinian.See names in meaning and etymology.