Gender Masculine
Scripts Κοσμᾶς(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

From the Greek name Κοσμᾶς (Kosmas), which was derived from κόσμος (kosmos) meaning "order, decency". Saint Cosmas was martyred with his twin brother Damian in the 4th century. They are the patron saints of physicians.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesKuzman(Bulgarian) Cosmo(English) Côme(French) Cosimo, Cosma, Cosmo(Italian) Kuzman(Macedonian) Cosme(Portuguese) Cosmin(Romanian) Kuzma(Russian) Kuzman(Serbian) Cosme(Spanish)


Entry updated May 29, 2020