- Saint,died a.d. 288?, Roman martyr.
- a male given name.
Examples from the Web for sebastian
A few years back, Belle and Sebastian even penned a song, “Suicide Girl,” about a woman trying to audition to be one.Masters of Alt Sex: SuicideGirls Hits Puberty and Wants to Invade Your TV Set
December 9, 2014
Sebastian Vidal, a field coordinator for MSF, told NPR he was “flabbergasted” at the lack of international response.Why New York’s Ebola Case Will Hurt Infected Patients Everywhere
October 24, 2014
Billy jokes about it now, saying it was like being on a date with Sebastian Cabot.‘When Harry Met Sally’ Turns 25: Director Rob Reiner Reveals the Secrets of the Romcom Classic
July 14, 2014
The report also names the administrator of one such targeted directory, a German computer science student named Sebastian Hahn.Use or Look at Online Privacy Tools? NSA Labels You an ‘Extremist’
July 3, 2014
“Bob has proposed,” Jerry Hall tells diarist Sebastian Shakespeare.Peaches Geldof Died Of Heroin Overdose
May 1, 2014
"It was you yourself, Sebastian, told me we were never to meet again," rejoined she.
And you are, then, the Sebastian Greppi of whom Carrara is so proud?
Of the Sebastian, Vasari says very much the same as Reynolds.Six Centuries of Painting
Sebastian Cabot forced his way as far as latitude 56° in 1498.The English at the North Pole
But his most ardent devotion is reserved for Sebastian Bach.The Child of Pleasure
- Saint. died ?288 ad, Christian martyr. According to tradition, he was first shot with arrows and then beaten to death. Feast day: Jan 20
Word Origin and History for sebastian
masc. proper name, from Latin Sebastianus, from Greek Sebastianos, "man of Sebastia," a city in Pontus that was named for Augustus Caesar, first Roman emperor, from Greek sebastos "venerable," a translation of Latin augustus, the epithet of Caesar.