Augusta: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Augusta

Augusta

Pronunciation: aw-GUHST-ə (key)

Origin of the name Augusta:

Feminine form of the Latin Augustus, which is derived from augustus (great, venerable).

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Nicknames for Augusta: | Edit

Gussie, Gus, Gus-Gus, Gusta, Augie

Meanings and history of the name Augusta: | Edit

The name was my Grans middle name because being a Catholic her parents only picked saintly names. She was born and lived her whole life in Derry, Northern Ireland (Derry City). She died in her late 80's I am still gutted about it!!!!

Famous real-life people named Augusta: | Edit

Augusta Leigh, Lord Byron's sister

Augusta in song, story & screen: | Edit

Lady Augusta was one of the characters in "The Whiteoaks of Jalna", a book series.

Aunt Augusta in "The Importance of Being Earnest" (aka Lady Bracknell)

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