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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ok-TA-wee-oos(Classical Latin)
ahk-TAY-vee-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

Roman family name meaning "eighth" from Latin octavus. This was the original family name of the emperor Augustus (born Gaius Octavius). It was also rarely used as a Roman praenomen, or given name.
Feminine FormOctavia
Other Languages & CulturesOctave(French) Ottavio(Italian) Octávio(Portuguese) Otávio(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Octavio(Spanish)

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