Given Name FIRMIN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FEER-MEN (French)  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Late Latin name Firminus which meant "firm". This was the name of several early saints, notably the 3rd-century bishop Saint Firmin (or Fermin) of Amiens who is especially venerated in Navarre, Spain.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Fermin, Fermintxo, Mintxo (Basque), Firmino (Italian), Firminus (Late Roman), Firmino (Portuguese), Fermín (Spanish)
Entry updated December 8, 2017