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Gender: Male Meaning of Baptiste: "to dip" Origin of Baptiste: French

The name Baptiste is a boy's name of French origin meaning "to dip". Baptiste and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia - with middles!".

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Traditionally used by the ultrareligious.

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Famous People Named Baptiste

Baptiste Giabaconi, French male model
Baptiste Firiam, Vanuatan sprinter
Baptiste Trotignon, French jazz pianist
Jean Baptiste Perrin, French physicist; winner of the Nobel Prize
Jean-Baptiste Philibert Willaumez, French admiral
Jean-Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet, Chevalier de Lamarck, French naturalist
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, French painter
Jean Baptiste Point du Sable, first permanent resident of Chicago, USA
Jean-Baptiste André Godin, French industrialist
Thomas Baptiste "Tom" Morello, American guitarist

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Baptiste's International Variations

Battiste, Bautiste, Battista (Italian)