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Gender: M Meaning of Hadrian: "dark-haired" Origin of Hadrian: Latin

Most parents would find this old Roman name pretentious compared to the more accessible Adrian, but some history buffs just might want to commemorate the enlightened emperor.

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Famous People Named Hadrian

Hadrian (born Publius Aelius Hadrianus Buccellanus) Roman Emperor

Pop Culture References for the name Hadrian

Hadrian's Wall, British Historical Monument
Hadrian Blackwater, character in Michael Sullivan's Riyria Revelations books
Hadrian, character in the game "Minecraft Story Mode"

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