Given Name GORDIAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: History

Meaning & History

From the Roman cognomen Gordianus which meant "from Gordium", Gordium being the capital of Phrygia in Asia Minor. This is the name by which three Roman emperors are known.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gordianus (Ancient Roman)

Categories

cities, emperors, place names, saints
Entry updated May 19, 2007