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Gender: Male Meaning of Flavius: "yellow, blond" Origin of Flavius: Latin

The name Flavius is a boy's name meaning "yellow, blond". Flavius and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "CAF Quiz with Random Questions".

From the experts:

Flavius is an ancient Roman family name associated with a dynasty of emperors. It has an appealingly flavorful first syllable, and is the name of a stylist in the Hunger Games series.

Earlier fictional characters include the Flavius in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, Flavius Maximus in a "Star Trek" episode, and a Flavius in the Pandora novel in Anne Rice's The Vampire Chronicles.

With the renewed interest in ancient Roman names, Flavius might find some fans.

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Famous People Named Flavius

Flavius Valerius Severus, Western Roman Emperor
Flavius Valerius Aurelius Constantinus Augustus, full name of Constantine the Great, Roman Emperor
Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Iustinianus Augustus, full name of Justinian I, Byzantine emperor
Flavius Aetius, Roman general
Flavius Vladimir Stoican, Romanian footballer
Flavius Mithridates, Italian Jewish humanist scholar
Flavius Mallius Theodorus, Roman consul
Flavius Afranius Syagrius, Roman politician and administrator
Titus Flavius Josephus (born Joseph ben Matityahu), 1st century Romano-Jewish scholar

Pop Culture References for the name Flavius

Flavius - Hunger Games character


Alicia1 Says:


Flavor Flave! Sorry, not a fan.

clairels Says:


I think of words like flavor, flabby or flamboyant.