Name: Eustace

Origin and Meaning of the Name Eustace

  • Meaning:
    Rich of corn, fruitful; steadfast
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (YOO stas)
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    From the Old French Eustache, which is derived from the Greek.
    There are several possibilities as to the meaning of this name. It could be composed of the elements 'eu' and 'stachos' meaning 'good' and 'corn' respectively, thus giving 'rich of corn' - that is to say 'fruitful', 'fertile'. Another option concerns the name being derived from 'eustathčs' or 'eustathius' meaning 'steadfast'.
    Eustace was the name of several saints and an Italian Renaissance scientist; the latter being the namegiver to the so-called Eustachian tube.

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