Austin
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
AWS-tin
Meaning
Exalted
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Austin is a short form of Augustine. Augustine is an English 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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Austin Mahone - singer-songwriter

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