Name: Austin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Austin

  • Meaning:
    Venerated
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (AWS tin)
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Miscellaneous Info for Austin

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A contracted form of Augustine and originally a surname. Austin is a city in Texas. Austin was a British car manufacturer, that was later called the British Motor Corporation. They were responsible for the first Mini and later the Austin Rover group.

    Austin enjoys popularity in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan - it was the 10th most popular name there in 2006, and the American state of Kentucky - #9 in 2006.

Similar Names to Austin for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Austin (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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