Gender Masculine
Usage History
Pronounced Pron. ju-STIN-ee-ən(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Latin name Iustinianus, which was derived from Iustinus (see Justin). This was the name of a 6th-century Byzantine emperor who attempted to restore the borders of the Roman Empire.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesIustinianus(Late Roman)


Entry updated February 4, 2020