Who is Fabian and where does the name come from?
In Latin, the name Fabian means “bean grower.” The name was derived from the Roman family name Fabius.
Fabian is a shy but determined individual. He’s the type of person who takes his time to assess a situation before making a decision. But once he’s decided on a course of action, he’ll see it through to the end, no matter what. This tenacity has served him well in both his personal and professional life.
While he’s not one for taking risks, Fabian has a strong sense of justice. He believes in doing what’s right, even if it isn’t easy. This moral compass has led him to success in both his personal and professional life.
The meaning of Fabian in Different languages
|Sr. No.||Meaning of Fabian in javanese||Exact translation of fabian in different languages||More closely related erms to fabian||More synonyms of fabian|
|1||Meaning of Fabian in kannada||ಫ್ಯಾಬಿಯನ್-Phyābiyan||ಹಿಗ್ಗುವಿಕೆ-Higguvike||ಜಾಗರೂಕರಾಗಿರಿ-Jāgarūkarāgiri|
|2||Meaning of Fabian in kazakh||фабиан||сұйылту||сақтықпен|
|3||Meaning of Fabian in korean||파비안-pabian||느린-neulin||조심성 있는-josimseong issneun|
|4||Meaning of Fabian in kurdish||fabian||dilator||balî|
|5||Meaning of Fabian in lao||fabian||ໜີບ-nib||ລະມັດລະວັງ-lamadlavang|
|6||Meaning of Fabian in latin||fabian||providentia curaque exceptam||circumspectus|
|7||Meaning of Fabian in latvian||fabiāns||dilatējošs||piesardzīgs|
|8||Meaning of Fabian in lithuanian||fabianas||išsiplėtimas||atsargus|
|9||Meaning of Fabian in macedonian||фабијан-fabijan||дилаториум-dilatorium||претпазлив-pretpazliv|
|10||Meaning of Fabian in malagasy||Fabian||dilatory||malina|
|11||Meaning of Fabian in malay||fabian||dilatory||berhati-hati|
|12||Meaning of Fabian in malayalam||ഫാബിയൻ-phābiyan-phābiyan-phābiyan||ഡിലേറ്ററി-ḍilēṟṟaṟi||ജാഗ്രത-jāgrata|
|13||Meaning of Fabian in maltese||fabian||dilatorju||prudenti|
|14||Meaning of Fabian in marathi||फॅबियन-phaibiyan||चिडखोर-Ciḍakhōra||सावध-Sāvadha|
|15||Meaning of Fabian in mongolian||фабиан-fabian-fabian-fabian||шингэрүүлэгч-shingerüülegch||болгоомжтой-bolgoomjtoi|
|16||Meaning of Fabian in nepali||फबियन-phabiyan-phabiyan-phabiyan||dilatory-ˈdiləˌtôrē||सतर्क-satark|
|17||Meaning of Fabian in afrikaans||Fabian||traagheid||versigtig|
|18||Meaning of Fabian in albanian||fabian||i vonuar||i kujdesshëm|
|19||Meaning of Fabian in amharic||ፋቢያን-fabīyani||ዳያቶሪ-dayatorī||ጠንቃቃ-t’enik’ak’a|
|20||Meaning of Fabian in arabic||فابيان-fabian||موسع-muasae||حذر-hadhar|
|21||Meaning of Fabian in armenian||ֆաբյան-fabyan||նեղացնող-neghats’nogh||զգուշավոր-zgushavor|
|22||Meaning of Fabian in azerbaijani||fabian||dilatürator||ehtiyatlı|
|23||Meaning of Fabian in bengali||দীর্ঘসূত্রী-Dīrghasūtrī||দীর্ঘসূত্রী-Dīrghasūtrī||সাবধান-Sābadhāna|
|24||Meaning of Fabian in bulgarian||фабиански-fabianski||муден-muden||предпазлив-predpazliv|
|25||Meaning of Fabian in burmese||ဇော်ပိုင်-jawpine||dilatory-ˈdiləˌtôrē||သတိ-sati|
|26||Meaning of Fabian in chinesesimple||法比安-Fǎ bǐ ān||拖拉-Tuōlā||谨慎-Jǐnshèn|
|27||Meaning of Fabian in chinesetraditional||法比安-Fǎ bǐ ān||拖拉-Tuōlā||謹慎-Jǐnshèn|
|28||Meaning of Fabian in croatian||Fabian||spor||obazriv|
|29||Meaning of Fabian in czech||fabian||liknavý||opatrný|
|30||Meaning of Fabian in danish||fabian||henholdende||forsigtig|
|31||Meaning of Fabian in dutch||fabian||dilaterend||voorzichtig|
|32||Meaning of Fabian in english||fabian||dilatory||cautious|
|33||Meaning of Fabian in esperanto||fabiano||dilatoria||singarda|
|34||Meaning of Fabian in estonian||fabian||dilateeriv||ettevaatlik|
|35||Meaning of Fabian in filipino||tela||dilatory||maingat|
|36||Meaning of Fabian in finnish||Fabian||kuhnaileva||varovainen|
|37||Meaning of Fabian in french||Fabien||dilatoire||prudent|
|38||Meaning of Fabian in georgian||ფაბიანი-pabiani||დილატარული-dilat’aruli||ფრთხილი-prtkhili|
|39||Meaning of Fabian in german||Fabian||dilatorisch||vorsichtig|
|40||Meaning of Fabian in greek||φαβιάνος-faviános||αργός-argós||προσεκτικός-prosektikós|
|41||Meaning of Fabian in gujarati||ફેબિયન-Phēbiyana||ચિત્તભ્રમણા કરનારું-Cittabhramaṇā karanāruṁ||સાવધ-Sāvadha|
|42||Meaning of Fabian in hausa||fabian||dilatory||m|
|43||Meaning of Fabian in hebrew||פביאן||מרחיב||זהיר|
|44||Meaning of Fabian in hindi||अवसर की प्रतीक्षा करनेवाला-avasar kee prateeksha karanevaala||धीमा-dheema||सतर्क-satark|
|45||Meaning of Fabian in hungarian||fabian||halogató||óvatos|
|46||Meaning of Fabian in icelandic||fabian||útvíkkun||varkár|
|47||Meaning of Fabian in indonesian||fabian||lalai||waspada|
|48||Meaning of Fabian in irish||fabian||dilatory||aireach|
|49||Meaning of Fabian in italian||Fabian||dilatorio||prudente|
|50||Meaning of Fabian in japanese||ファビアン-Fabian||拡張性-Kakuchō-sei||慎重な-Shinchōna|
|51||Meaning of Fabian in norwegian||fabian||dilatory||forsiktige|
|52||Meaning of Fabian in oriya||ଫାବିଆନ୍ |||ବିଭ୍ରାନ୍ତିକର |||ସତର୍କ|
|53||Meaning of Fabian in pashto||فيبين||dilatory||محتاط|
|54||Meaning of Fabian in persian||فابیان||دفع کننده||محتاط|
|55||Meaning of Fabian in polish||fabiański||zwlekający||ostrożny|
|56||Meaning of Fabian in portugese||fabiano||dilatador||cauteloso|
|57||Meaning of Fabian in punjabi||ਫੈਬੀਅਨ-Phaibī ana-Phaibī ana-Phaibī ana||dilatory-ˈdiləˌtôrē||ਸਾਵਧਾਨ-Sāvadhāna|
|58||Meaning of Fabian in romanian||fabian||zăbavnic||precaut|
|59||Meaning of Fabian in russian||Fabian-ˈfābēən||медлительный-medlitel nyy||осторожный-ostorozhnyy|
|60||Meaning of Fabian in serbian||фабиан-fabian-fabian-fabian||дилатацијски-dilatacijski||опрезан-oprezan|
|61||Meaning of Fabian in sindhi||فريبين||پيچيده||محتاط|
|62||Meaning of Fabian in sinhala||ෆේබියන්-fēbiyan-fēbiyan-fēbiyan||අබලන්-abalan||ප්රවේශම් වන්න-pravēśam vanna|
|63||Meaning of Fabian in slovenian||fabijan||dilatacijski||previden|
|64||Meaning of Fabian in spanish||Fabian||dilatorio||cauteloso|
|65||Meaning of Fabian in sundanese||lawon||éncér||ati-ati|
|66||Meaning of Fabian in swedish||fabian||förhalande||försiktig|
|67||Meaning of Fabian in tajik||фабиан-fabian||дилатӣ-dilatī||эҳтиёт-ehtijot|
|68||Meaning of Fabian in tamil||ஃபேபியன்-Ḥpēpiyaṉ-Ḥpēpiyaṉ-Ḥpēpiyaṉ||நீர்த்த-Nīrtta||எச்சரிக்கையாக-Eccarikkaiyāka|
|69||Meaning of Fabian in telugu||ఫాబియన్-Phābiyan||ఆలస్యమైన-Ālasyamaina||జాగ్రత్తగా-Jāgrattagā|
|70||Meaning of Fabian in thai||Fabian-ˈfābēən||อืด-Xụ̄d||ระมัดระวัง-Ramạdrawạng|
|71||Meaning of Fabian in turkish||fabian||geciktirici||temkinli|
|72||Meaning of Fabian in ukranian||фабіан-fabian||розширювальний-rozshyryuvalʹnyy||обережний-oberezhnyy|
|73||Meaning of Fabian in urdu||فبین||dilatory||محتاط|
|74||Meaning of Fabian in uzbek||fabian||dilatasyon||ehtiyotkor|
|75||Meaning of Fabian in vietnamese||fabian||giãn||dè dặt|
|76||Meaning of Fabian in welsh||fabian||dilatory||gochelgar|
|77||Meaning of Fabian in zulu||fabian||okucasulayo||qaphela|
The meaning of the name Fabian
The name Fabian is derived from the Latin word “faber,” meaning “craftsman.” The name was popularized by the 3rd-century Saint Fabian.
The name has been used by a number of notable figures throughout history.
The name Fabian means “craftsman,” “artist,” or “maker.” It is a strong and powerful name that represents someone who is creative and skilled in their trade.
The history of the name Fabian
The name Fabian is derived from the Roman clan name Fabius. The first person to bear this name was Marcus Fabius Rullianus, who was a consul of the Roman Republic in 478 BC.
The Fabii were one of the most prominent families in Rome during the early days of the Republic. They produced several famous military commanders and politicians, including Quintus Fabius Maximus, who was nicknamed “the Cunctator” for his successful delaying tactics against Hannibal during the Second Punic War.
The popularity of the Fabii waned after a series of military defeats in the late 3rd century BC, but the name continued to be used by members of the Imperial family and other high-ranking officials throughout the Empire.
The popularity of the name Fabian
The name Fabian has seen a sharp uptick in popularity in recent years. The name was recently ranked at #333 on their list of most popular baby names, up from #701 in 2016.
In English-speaking countries, the name was used sparingly until the 20th century. It began to gain some traction in the mid-1900s, likely due to its similarity to other popular names like Sebastian and Damian. The popularity of the name Fabian has continued to grow in recent years, with more parents looking for unique names for their children.