Octavian

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1k
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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  1. Roman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC; defeated Mark Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BC at Actium (63 BC - AD 14)
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From Latin Octavianus, derivative of Octāvius.

  1. (historical) A male given name, notably borne by Augustus (Caesar) between 44 and 27 BCE

Notable Persons Named Octavian

Octavian Goga was a prime minister. His career lasted from 1937 to 1938. Octavian was born on April 1st, 1881 in Rășinari. He breathed his last breath on May 7th, 1938.

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Octavian was born on February 17th, 1951 in Ploiești.

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Octavian was born on July 2nd, 1926. He died on May 7th, 2007.

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Octavian Abrudan is a soccer player for the FC Universitatea Cluj, AF Gloria Bistrița, FC Brașov, FC Steaua București, FC Rapid București, FC Milsami Orhei, and CS Gaz Metan Mediaș. Octavian was born on March 16th, 1984 in Cluj-Napoca.

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Octavian Grigore is a soccer player for the FC Petrolul Ploiești. Octavian was born on July 15th, 1964 in Urlați.

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Octavian Drăghici is a soccer player for the Racing Beirut, CSP UM Timișoara, ACS Fortuna Covaci, CS Otopeni, FC UTA Arad, FC Universitatea Cluj, CS Gaz Metan Mediaș, ACS Inter Olt Slatina, and SS Politehnica Timișoara. Octavian was born on November 26th, 1985 in Timișoara.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Octavian

Gaius Octavian is a fictional character.

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How popular is the baby name Octavian in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 6 0 6
1971 7 0 7
1972 8 0 8
1974 6 0 6
1975 7 0 7
1976 9 0 9
1977 10 0 10
1978 12 0 12
1979 10 0 10
1980 11 0 11
1981 10 0 10
1982 5 0 5
1983 10 0 10
1984 9 0 9
1985 9 0 9
1986 15 0 15
1987 11 0 11
1988 10 0 10
1989 9 0 9
1990 15 0 15
1991 17 0 17
1992 16 0 16
1993 12 0 12
1994 10 0 10
1995 21 0 21
1996 17 0 17
1997 25 0 25
1998 16 0 16
1999 24 0 24
2000 31 0 31
2001 22 0 22
2002 27 0 27
2003 29 0 29
2004 29 0 29
2005 24 0 24
2006 33 0 33
2007 58 0 58
2008 44 0 44
2009 55 0 55
2010 38 0 38
2011 54 0 54
2012 29 0 29
2013 43 0 43
2014 33 0 33
2015 31 0 31
2016 56 0 56
2017 39 0 39

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Popularity of Octavian as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Octavian

  • How Popular is the name Octavian? Octavian is the 10,409th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Octavian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,022 babies born with the first name Octavian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Octavian to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Octavian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Octavian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Octavian is Monday, December 26th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Octavian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Octavian was in 2007 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Octavian Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Octavian is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Octavian: Your name in reverse order is Naivatco. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Navtiaoc. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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