Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἀρσένιος(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Means "virile" in Greek. Saint Arsenius was a 5th-century deacon who was tutor to the two sons of the Roman emperor Theodosius. The two sons, Arcadius and Honorius, divided the empire into eastern and western halves upon their father's death.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesArsen(Armenian) Arsène(French) Arsenio(Italian) Arsênio(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Arsénio(Portuguese (European)) Arseni, Arseniy, Arseny(Russian) Arsenio(Spanish)

Name Days

Greece: May 8


Entry updated May 29, 2020