No. Of Syllables:4
No. Of Letters:9
Origin & Meaning
The meaning of Sebastian is "from sebastia".
It is also of English and Spanish origin, where its meaning is "from Sebastia".
View the Sebastian Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sebastian has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sebastian to other names.
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Sebastian falls into the place name category.
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Just for fun, see the name Sebastian 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.