Given Name AMANDUS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Late Roman

Meaning & History

Derived from Latin amanda meaning "lovable, worthy of love". Saint Amandus was a 5th-century bishop of Bordeaux. It was also borne by a 7th-century French saint who evangelized in Flanders.

Categories

love, saints
FEMININE FORM: Amanda
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Amand (French), Amando (Italian), Amando (Portuguese), Amando (Spanish)