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Austin Meaning


What does Austin mean?

The name Austin is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Austin is "ingenious".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "venerable".

Austin is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Aus-tin.

The Given Name Austin

Austin is a diminutive of Augustine. See Augustine for further details.

The place name Austin, has a wonderfully fearless quality.

This great little boy name has a natural strength.

Alternate names include Austen.

Austin falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Austin Butler, Austin O'Brien, and Austin Powers.

Austin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 80 in baby name popularity for boys with 4,651 occurrences. It ranked 1,649 in baby name popularity for girls with 127 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 75 in baby name popularity for boys with 5,039 occurrences. It ranked 1,583 in baby name popularity for girls with 137 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Austin has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Austin Name Popularity Page.

Austin Related Names

Austin is a diminutive of Augustine.

Variants of the name Austin include Austen.

The names Austyn, Awstin are all forms of Austin.

Famous Austins

  • Austin Butler ~ Actor
  • Austin O'Brien ~ Actor
  • Austin Powers ~ Austin Powers character

Austin Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Austin.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Austin are often ornate and humorous but most of all they are read more >>

Austin Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Austin in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Austin.

Just for fun, see the name Austin in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Austin in Nautical Flags page.