Sebastian Name Meaning & Origin

Sebastian

Pronunciation: seh-BAS-chin (key)

Sebastian is a refined name that was always a little too elegant for comfort in the U.S. Your parents may even call it prissy. You can toss all that away now, because elegance has gone mainstream. This paragon of sophistication is now a global hit, and pals like Adrian and Julian will admire Sebastian's classic style.

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Comments and insights on the name Sebastian: | Edit

I love the name Sebastian.

Personal experiences with the name Sebastian: | Edit

I named my second son (born 2014) (first son Iz@yah R@igh) Seb@stian Jude. I felt like it was strong and good for all stages of life from baby to old man. It stuck ever since we said it out loud! He will be remembered :)

Nicknames for Sebastian: | Edit

Seb, Bastian

Meanings and history of the name Sebastian: | Edit
Famous real-life people named Sebastian: | Edit

Sebastian Stan - the guy who shows up at the end of Black Panther
Selena Quintanilla reincarnated
Sebastian Alexander Morgan (b. 2007), son of American actress and television director Kim Fields
Sebastian Thomas Hilfiger (b. 2009), son of American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger
Sebastian Piers Williams (b. 2018), son of American actor, director, and writer Ryan Piers Williams and American actress America Ferrera

Sebastian in song, story & screen: | Edit

Sebastian Spaniola, the wealthy, handsome, unfaithful husband of Floradora (Lomer) Spaniola in the internet comic blog The Greasers of Hazzick Flats.
Sebastien, the boy in the cartoon Belle & Sebastien (namesake of the band)

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