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Gender: Male Origin of Augustin: Greek variation of August

The name Augustin is a boy's name of Greek origin. Augustin and is often added to lists like Supermodel Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Three Strikes, You're Out -- Boys".

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This form and its German variant Augusten are moving up fast as the preferred long forms of the trendy Gus.

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Famous People Named Augustin

Augustin Pyramus de Candolle, Swiss botanist
Augustin-Louis Cauchy, French mathematician
Augustin-Jean Fresnel, French engineer and physicist
Augustin Daly, American theater director
Augustin James Evangelista (b. 2006), son of Canadian model Linda Evangelista
Augustin Quérénet-Onfroy de Breville (b. 2013), son of Princess Caroline Napoléon of France

Pop Culture References for the name Augustin

English: ah-GUST-in, French: oh-GOOS-tan {sans n}


maibritt Says:


As a German I would say that Augustin is the German variant, because I have never heard Augusten before. I like the name although it is very rare and may seem a little bit too old fashioned to some.