Given Name BAPTISTE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: BA-TEEST  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "baptist" in French, originally deriving from Greek βαπτω (bapto) "to dip". This name is usually given in honour of Saint John the Baptist, and as such it is often paired with the name Jean.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Baptist (German), Battista (Italian), Baptista (Late Roman), Bautista (Spanish)

Categories

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Entry updated December 8, 2017