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GenderMasculine
ScriptsΕυαριστος Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Ευαριστος (Euaristos) meaning "well pleasing" from the Greek word ευαρεστος (euarestos), derived from ευ (eu) "good, well" and αρεστος (arestos) "pleasing". This was the name of the fifth pope, supposedly martyred under Emperor Hadrian.
VariantEuaristos
Other Languages & CulturesÉvariste French Evaristo Italian Evaristo Portuguese Evaristo Spanish

Categories

Latinizations, martyrs, popes, saints
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute