Florian: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Florian

Derived from the ancient Roman name Florianus (which nobody uses these days, because "anus"), meaning "flowering." Maybe this will give your little Florian an appreciation of all things blooming ... let's just hope that doesn't include poison ivy.

Nicknames:

Flor, Florie, Ian.

Famous people named Florian:

Pastry chef Florian Bellanger; film composer Hans Florian Zimmer; philosopher Florian Witold Znaniecki.

Fun fact:

Florian Fortescue owns an ice cream parlor featured in the Harry Potter series.

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