Given Name MARCIANUS

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Roman family name which was a derivative of the praenomen MARCUS. This was the name of a 5th-century Eastern Roman emperor. It was also borne by a 2nd-century saint: a bishop of Tortona, Italy.

Categories

emperors, saints, surnames
FEMININE FORM: Marciana
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Marciano (Italian), Marciano (Portuguese), Marciano (Spanish)