Given Name FAUSTUS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FOWS-toos   [details]

Meaning & History

Roman cognomen meaning "auspicious, lucky" in Latin. It was also occasionally used as a praenomen, or given name. This was the name of several early Christian saints.

Categories

praenomina
FEMININE FORM: Fausta
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Fausto (Italian), Fausto (Portuguese), Fausto (Spanish)