Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈhɔɹ.əs/(English) /ɔ.ʁas/(French)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

English and French form of Horatius, and the name by which the Roman poet Quintus Horatius Flaccus is commonly known those languages. In the modern era it has been used as a given name since the Renaissance, in honour of the poet.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHoratius(Ancient Roman) Orazio(Italian) Horácio(Portuguese) Horațiu(Romanian) Horacio(Spanish)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   strong   strange   serious  


Entry updated July 2, 2017