Name for today- April 18th

By David Paul Ohmer

Flavian

Flavian is a boys name.

It is said FLA-v-in.

This name comes from the surname Flavius.

“The Flavian dynasty was a Roman imperial dynasty, which ruled the Roman Empire between 69 and 96 AD, encompassing the reigns of Vespasian (69–79), and his two sons Titus (79–81) and Domitian (81–96)”. (Wikipedia)

Variants/Nicknames: Flavio, Flavius,

Sources:

The Best Baby Name Book by Sue Nicholson.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flavian_dynasty

http://www.behindthename.com/name/flavian

http://www.flickr.com/photos/the-o/2168046838/

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2 Responses so far »

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    Coralie said,

    I like Flavian a lot! 🙂 I’ve never met one, but there was a teacher named Flavia back when I was in elementary school.

    Flavio’s cool, too. Flavius might be a bit too much for me, personally, but he’s great in the middle! 🙂

    • 2

      babynamelover said,

      Flavia is pretty! Flavius for the middle I agree 🙂 like Claudius in the middle too and Octavius!


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