Adrian meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Adrian No. of characters: 6 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Latin
How to pronounce Adrian a-drían What does my name mean? 
Meanings: From Adria-a North Italian City Dark One From Hadria Man from Etruscan city, Hadria the Adriatic from the stem end. Timeless name that has become increasingly popular in recent years. In the form known as Pope Hadrian Name

Adrian was ranked 59 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 1.72% from its previous ranking of 58 in 2015. Adrian was ranked 849 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 3.85% from its previous ranking of 883 in 2015.

Full form of Adrian : Admirable Decent Reasonable Independent Assertive Nice

Adrian is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2008 and ranked 244 in 2015. Only 3558 people have Adrian as their first name. Adrian is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Adrian was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a boy which is popular since 2016 and ranked 59 (0.160400% bearer) in 2016 in United States. Around 240004 people wear Adrian as their first name. Anglo-Saxon form of Adrien. Comes from the Latin "Adria" city that gave its name to the Adriatic Sea. Celebrate September 8th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Adrian showcases in the charts. 0.066399% of US citizens have this given name.

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Officien pagan at the imperial court of Nicomedia, Adrien was in charge of keeping prisoners Christians during the persecutions of the Emperor Diocletian in the fourth century. With his sister Nathalie, it leaves catechized by them and request baptism. They were both martyred in 304. Adrien is the patron of soldiers and butchers. A basilica dedicated to him in Rome. Pagan officer at the imperial court of Nicomedia, Adrien was in charge of keeping the Christian prisoners during persecutions of the emperor Diocletian, in the 4th century. With his sister Nathalie, he lets catechized by them and asks for baptism. They were both martyred in 304. Adrien is the patron of soldiers and butchers. A basilica is dedicated to him in Rome.

Expression number of Adrian is 11. Looking a bit haughty and severe, they are beings of strong temperament. Adrian have high energy levels, just like a child. They are not wild, but like to keep their distance. Adrian are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Sure of themselves, ambitious, hard-working, nothing stops them when they set a goal. Adrian are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities. They have the taste of power and the sense of responsibility. Men of conviction, they defend their interests fiercely.

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Names like Adrian Adrian Namesakes Related Names: Adra Adragain Adrain Adraine Adrainne Adran Adras Adraya Adre Adrea Adream Adrean Adreana Adreann Adreanna Adreanne Adreauna Adred Adree Adreena Comments :Lovie Godley Adrian is a male first name .It also finds a name use. The name comes from the Latin. Hadrian and is often called man from the seaport Adria interpreted. The nickname of the Emperor Publius Aelius Hadrianus (2nd century) goes to ancient tradition to the place of origin of his parents back: Hadria, now Atri, province of Teramo. Another interpretation comes from the name variant Adrianus from the ancient Venetian language by the connection between the river Adria and the word adur for water. With rising of the first name Adrian is awarded in Germany since the 1970s, however, occurs as early as the 13th century. He now ranks among the top 50 of the most popular first names. In the frequency distribution, the largest regional cluster shows in the field of the two Hessian counties Hochtaunus and Wetterau. Variants of the name are Male: Adorján (Hungarian), Adria, Adriaan (Dutch), Adriaen (Dutch), Adrián (Hungarian), Adriano (Italian, Spanish), Adrianus, Adrien (French), Andrigan, Adrijan (Croatian, Slovenian), Arian, Arjan (Croatian, Dutch), Arjen (Dutch), Hadrian, Jadran and Female: Ariane, Adriana, Adriane, Adrienne, Jadranka. Popularity of Adrian
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