Scripts ასტიონ (Georgian)
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Contributor Contrib.Lucille on 5/14/2013
Means "small city" in Greek, derived from Greek ἄστυ (astu) or (asty) "city, town" combined with the Greek diminutive suffix -ιων (-ion). This name was borne by an obscure saint from the 3rd century AD, who was martyred at Halmyris together with saint Epictetus.