Dutch, diminutive of Bastiaan and Sebastian
"person from the city of Sebastia"

Bas Origin and Meaning

The name Bas is boy's name of Dutch origin meaning "person from the city of Sebastia".
Bas is a fashionable name in its own right in the Netherlands, where it's been in the Top 10. Used throughout Europe, it may have a future here as a straightforward-but-charming nickname name. Baz is another, similar and more appealing possibility.

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