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PronouncedPron.OOR-ban Polish
UR-bən English

Meaning & History

From the Latin name Urbanus which meant "city dweller". This name is mentioned briefly in one of Paul's epistles in the New Testament. It was subsequently borne by eight popes.
Other Languages & CulturesOurbanos Biblical Greek Urbanus Biblical Latin Urbain French Orbán Hungarian Urbano Italian Urbanus Late Roman Urbano Spanish
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Entry updated February 12, 2018   Contribute