Given Name JACENTY

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: ya-TSEN-ti  [details]

Meaning & History

Polish form of HYACINTHUS. Saint Jacenty was a 13th-century Dominican monk from Krakow who was said to have taken missionary journeys throughout northern Europe and Asia.
DIMINUTIVE: Jacek
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hyacinthus, Hyakinthos (Ancient Greek), Hyacinthe (French), Hyacinth, Hyacinthus, Hyakinthos (Greek Mythology), Giacinto (Italian), Jacinto (Portuguese), Jacinto (Spanish)

Categories

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Entry updated July 2, 2017