Given Name FLAVIAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: History

Meaning & History

From the Roman family name Flavianus, which was derived from FLAVIUS. This was the name of several early saints including a 5th-century patriarch of Constantinople who was beaten to death.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Flavianus (Ancient Roman), Flavien (French), Flaviano (Italian)


Orthodox Saints
Entry updated August 31, 2007