Name: Austen

Origin and Meaning of the Name Austen

  • Meaning:
    Venerated
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (AWS ten; OSS ten)
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Miscellaneous Info for Austen

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of surname from Austin, the contracted form of Augustine. It was famously borne by British novelist Jane Austen.

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