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Page 1/6. 107 Roman names and what they mean, for roman for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Roman names for girls.
Abraham .. The name was used from the 16th century, and various early saints of the Eastern Roman Empire also bore this name ..
Adrian .. The name was borne by the Roman emperor Publius Aelius Hadrianus (second century AD) ..
Alban .. From the Latin name Albanus, which may be an ethnic name from a city in the Roman Empire called Alba "white", or it may represent a Latin form of a British name derived from the Celtic word "alp" for "rock, crag" ..
Albin .. Common in Roman and medieval times, but not in the modern era ..
Anthony .. English form of the old Roman family name Antonius, probably of Etruscan origin .. Mark Anthony (82-30 BC), Roman triumvir and general, sat on the throne and had a tempestuous political career with Queen Cleopatra of Egypt ..
Apollo .. Mythology: the Greek and Roman god of light, music, and poetry, who drives the sun across the sky in a carriage, and also rules over healing and prophecy, speaking through the famous oracle at Delphi ..
Aquila .. Despite the feminine -a ending, used in the 19th century as a revival of an ancient Roman name ..
Aquilo Roman mythology name: the North Wind ..
Ares .. He was known as Mars in Roman mythology.
Arsenio .. According to tradition, Saint Arsenius the Great (fourth century) tutored the sons of the Roman emperor Theodosius ..
Atticus .. The name of a famous Roman man of letters who lived in the last years (109-32 BC) of the Roman Empire ..
Attila .. Attila the Hun was the king of the Huns whose cruel invasions of the Balkans and Gaul helped hasten the end of the Roman Empire ..
Augustus .. Given historical glamour by Roman emperors and German princely families, who brought it to Britain in the 18th century, when it became very fashionable ..
Battista .. Mainly used in countries with a Roman Catholic tradition ..
Benedict .. Benedict is used mainly by Roman Catholics ..
Britannicus Roman prince, son of Claudius, who was named for his father's conquests in Britain around 50 AD ..
Brutus .. From an old Roman family name, borne most notably by statesman Marcus Junius Brutus, who was one of the assassions of Julius Caesar ..
Caduceus .. Greek mythology: the caduceus was the insignia of Hermes (called Mercury by the Romans), a winged staff with two serpents twining up it ..
Caesar .. Due to his fame and power, Caesar then became the title of the Roman emperors with the meaning "ruler", and led to Russian Tsar (see Czar) and German Kaiser ..
Cai .. The origin of this name is uncertain, and may be linked to the Roman name Caius, or to the name of a Celtic god ..
Abraham, Adrian, Anthony, Augustus and Benedict are commonly used names, while Alban, Albin, Apollo, Aquila, Aquilo, Ares, Arsenio, Atticus, Attila, Battista, Britannicus, Brutus, Caduceus, Caesar and Cai are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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