No. Of Syllables:2
No. Of Letters:6
Origin & Meaning
The meaning of Austin is "ingenious".
It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "venerable".
View the Austin Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Austin has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Austin to other names.
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Austin is a diminutive (nickname) of Augustine.
Variants of the name Austin include Austen.
Austin falls into the place name category.
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Just for fun, see the name Austin in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.
The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.