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Greek Origin
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What does the name Sebastian mean? The meaning of the name Sebastian is Venerable. The origin of the name Sebastian is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Sabastian, Sebastion
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Name Notes:

Sebastian is a name with Greek origins. The meaning of the name Sebastian is venerable. Alternate spellings include Sabastian and Sebastion. Common nicknames include Seb, Bas, Bash, and Subby. The popularity of the name increased with the telling of the Biblical story of Saint Sebastian.

Famous Sebastians include Sebastian Cabot, a British actor. Sebastian Bach is a heavy metal singer. Sebastian Coe is an athlete who became a member of Parliament. Sebastian Faulks is a British author.

One of the most famous fictional Sebastians is the crab from The Little Mermaid, whose full name is Horatio Thelonious Ignacious Crutaceous Sebastian. Lord Sebastian is from Brideshead Revisited and Colonel Sebastian Moran is a character in the Sherlock Holmes series by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Sebastian Monroe is a fictional president in the T.V. show Revolution.

People who like the name Sebastian also like names that are old-fashioned and multi-syllabic. 

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San Sebastian - Alien Ant Farm