What does Osten mean?
Osten /os-ten/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Osten is "magnificient". Variant of Austin.
How popular is Osten?
Osten is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#31167 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Austin (#66 in 2014), Austyn and Austen are the popular variation forms of Osten (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1996 (usage of 0.6463%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.3113%, 51.8% less), with the versions Austen and Austyn becoming less trendy. Austin (#66) is the most fashionable boy name in this list, and there is a resurgence in baby name popularity for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Osten and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)