GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αρσενιος (Ancient Greek)
Meaning & History
Means "virile" in Greek. Saint Arsenius was a 5th-century deacon who was tutor to the two sons of Roman emperor Theodosius. The two sons, Arcadius and Honorius, divided the empire into eastern and western halves upon their father's death.
Related Names
VARIANT: Arsenius
OTHER LANGUAGES: Arsen (Armenian), Arsène (French), Arsenio (Italian), Arsenio (Portuguese), Arseni, Arseniy (Russian), Arsenio (Spanish)