Given Name PRUDENTIUS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Late Roman

Meaning & History

Late Latin name derived from prudens "prudence, good judgement". This was the name of a 9th-century bishop of Troyes. He is considered a local saint there.
FEMININE FORM: Prudentia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Prudence (French), Prudenzio (Italian), Prudencio (Spanish)