August
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
OW-guwst
Meaning
Exalted
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August is a variant of Augustus. Augustus originates in Latin language and means "exalted". This was the name of the first emperor of the Roman Empire. As a masculine given name it sounds rather old-fashioned in modern times and is rarely used.

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August Wilson - playwright
August Macke - artist

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