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Fabian Meaning


What does Fabian mean?

The name Fabian is of Latin, English and Hungarian origin.

The meaning of Fabian is "bean grower".

Fabian is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Fa-bi-an.

The Given Name Fabian

Fabian is a form of Fabianus. See Fabianus for further details.

The cool name Fabian, has a wonderfully classic quality.

This 3 syllable name has sparkle and a positive vibe.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Fabian falls into the name categories cool, occupational.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Fabian Orellana.

Fabian Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 390 in baby name popularity for boys with 804 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 388 in baby name popularity for boys with 821 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Fabian Related Names

Fabian is a form of Fabianus.

Famous Fabians

  • Fabian ~ Pope (236-250), Saint, 1 hurricane, 3 storms
  • Fabian Orellana ~ Soccer Player

Fabian Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Fabian.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Fabian Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Fabian.

Just for fun, see the name Fabian 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 Fabian in Nautical Flags page.