August meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: August No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: Latin German Polish Swedish Norwegian Danish Catalan English
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Meanings: Venerable August Holy Form of Augustus Revered Exalted Worthy of Respect Dignified Month of the Sun Summer One of the Months in the Twele Months Latin origin, meaning: the sublime. Used in Germany for 500 years Since mid-20th century with declining popularity. Namesakes: August Macke, German painter.

August was ranked 190 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 0.53% from its previous ranking of 189 in 2015. August was ranked 734 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.52% from its previous ranking of 723 in 2015. Comes from the Latin "augustus" Means: "venerable" If Day February 29th.. These are fighters,Augustwant to constantly move forward, to excel. Brave, valiant, fearless,Augustare adventurers. August have a sense of authority and generosity. These are good living, full of common sense, the practical and optimistic.

Full form of August : Able Unconventional Generous Untiring Satirical Tactful

August is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 4736 in 2015. Only 140 people have August as their first name. August is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

August was a rare first name for a girl but is a very very popular first name for a boy which is popular since 2016 and ranked 190 in 2016 in United States. Around 44629 people wear August as their first name. August is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.012347% of people in US have this given name.

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Blessed Augustus Chapdelaine was born near Coutances in 1814. Ordained a priest, he went as a missionary to China in 1851. It converts indigenous and founded a small Christian community, but he is a victim of persecution happening in this country and undergoes martyrdom February 29, 1856.

Expression number of August is 8.

August has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. August are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and August does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with August August, GustFamous people named August
Augustina Amoa in Jump! as Actress
Holly Augustine in Episode #5.7 as Actress
Augusta Birney in Bloody Mary as Actress
Chrystèle Saint Louis Augustin in Wonderland as Actress
Ann Augustine in Ordinary as Actress
Ava Augustin in Hope/Less as Actress
Nola Augustson in Cinderella Man as Actress
August Knight in Naked Beauties Held in Bondage as Actress
Camilla Augusta Hallan in Hodejegerne as Actress
Jennifer Augustin in I'm Married to a... as
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August Namesakes Posts having August: Comments :August is the name of male origin Latin. It derives from the adjective augustus, a nickname given to Octavian by the Senate and meaning "noble, divine, majestic, sacred, holy, venerable, successful, sublime." This adjective comes from the noun augur and originally applied only to things, translating as "sanctified by the (good) predictions, the characters" or "przedsięwzięty under favorable signs". For the first time the name of August was certified in Poland in 1349 year in Latin, as Augustus. It should be noted that in English, the form August is increasingly being used with reference to the month of August. - Jonathon Wilkins
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