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Festus Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Festus

Gender:

Boy

Pronunciation:

Fes-tus

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

6

Origin & Meaning

The name Festus is of English and Latin origin.

The meaning of Festus is "festive".  

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Festus Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Festus has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Festus to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Festus be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Festus are often anchored and precious but most of all they are  read more >>

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Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Festus.

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

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

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.