Given Name STYLIANOS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Στυλιανος (Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek στυλος (stylos) meaning "pillar". Saint Stylianos was a 7th-century hermit from Adrianopolis in Asia Minor who is regarded as a patron saint of children.

Categories

saints, world leaders
VARIANT: Stelios (Greek)
FEMININE FORMS: Styliani, Stella (Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Stelian (Romanian)