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Gender: Male Meaning of Constant: "steadfast" Origin of Constant: French from Latin

The name Constant is a boy's name of French origin meaning "steadfast". Constant and is often added to lists like Colonial Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

A traditional French male name that could, with American pronunciation, become an admirable word name.

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Famous People Named Constant

Constant Chevillon (1880-1944), Grand Master of the Freemasonry Rite of Memphis-Misraïm
Constant d'Aubigné (circa 1584-1647), French nobleman
Constant de Kerchove de Denterghem (1790-1865), Belgian liberal politician
Constant Feith (1884-1958), Dutch amateur football player
Constant Fornerod (1819-1899), Swiss politician
Constant Fouard (1837-1903), French ecclesiastical writer
Constant Huret (1870-1951), long distance track racing cyclist
Constant Janssen (1895-1970), Belgian physician and businessman
Constant Lambert (1905-1951), British composer and conductor
Constant Le Marchand de Lignery (1662-1732), French military officer
Constant Martin, inventor of the Clavioline
Constant Nieuwenhuys (1920-2005), Dutch painter, generally known simply as Constant
Constant Permeke (1886-1952), Belgian painter
Constant Prévost (1787-1856), French geologist
Constant Tonegaru (1919-1952), Romanian poet
Constant Troyon (1810-1865), French painter
Constant Vanden Stock (born 1914), honorary president and former president and player of Belgian football club R.S.C. Anderlecht

Pop Culture References for the name Constant


GenEric Says:


Eh, I prefer Constantine.

DearestJules Says:


Maybe only because of the girl name Constance, but this doesn't really sound like a boy name to me.