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Gender: M Origin of Austen: Literary surname and shortened form of Augustus

Parents who love the great English novelist Jane Austen may choose this spelling of the popular name Austin to honor the author of Emma and Pride and Prejudice.

Famous People Named Austen

Jane Austen, English novelist
(Joseph) Austen Chamberlain, British statesman and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize
Andrew Austen Luck, American NFL football player
Austen Tayshus, Australian comedian
Francis Austen, British Royal Navy officer

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