|Number in U.S||👶 21,000|
|Rate in 2021||682|
|Name origin||🌍 Greek|
"Titus" is a popular name for boys that has Greek origin. Meaning of the name Titus is: "Title Of Honor".
Meaning and originality:
Titus is an old Roman given name. it has a long history which dates back to Antiquity. It was one of the most commonly used named in ancient Rome. The possible source of this name is a Latin word which means “title of honor”. Titus Flavius Vespasianus was a Roman Emperor who was famous for attacking and destroying Jerusalem and its temple. This was done as a consequence of the ongoing wars between Jews and Romans. Their fight was due to religious differences and taxation disagreements. Many historical disasters such as the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, the Great Fire of Rome, and an outbreak of the Plague happened during his reign. He died when he was only 41 years old. He is known for being a compassionate emperor who came to the aid of his people when they needed him. A king who treated his people with respect.
Titus has some religious roots as well. Titus is mentioned as a companion of Paul in the New Testament. Paul was the first Christian bishop of Crete. As such, Puritans who were famous for using the names of the less significant Bible characters, adopted this name during the Protestant Reformation.
All this being said, we must point that Titus has never been a very popular name in English speaking countries. Despite its low levels of usage, Titus is one of the oldest names in the English language, a name that has survived so many eras.
Here are some famous people named Titus:
Titus Kinimaka (surfer)
Titus van Rijn (model)
Titus Salt (English creator of alpaca cloth)
Titus Adams (football player)
What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him Titus?
A person with this name is usually on the extremes ends of the material spectrum. With such a name you either have a lot of material wealth or you have none. You will make a great CEO. Two words that describe you are balance and power.
What you want in life is to have a good time and enjoy your life. This is exactly why other people like you and tell other people about you. This might be reason behind you being a natural flirt. You are an entertainer who loves to express his feelings and opinions to others. When it comes to your personality, you have a good balance between your mental and emotional aspects.
You live a lifestyle that is full of risks and thrills. You do not contain yourself from clearly stating your needs and wants. When others push you, you tend to get aggressive. You must try not to be bothered too much about your feelings and outward appearance.
How do people react to you?
People look at you as someone who is stimulating and charismatic. You can seem talkative at times as well. You naturally attract, influence, and inspire the people around you. You usually wear functional clothes that work during day and night events. People are attracted to your ideas and projects because you radiate a potential for success.
People generally believe that this name is classic, mature, and strong.
Lucky colors: Dark colors such as dark blue, gray, purple, or black
Lucky day(s): Thursday
As a given name, Titus appeared on the U.S. naming charts at the end of the 19th century and early 1900s. After that period, however, Titus was completely removed from these lists. Until it came back to the charts in 1960s. In the reminder of the 20th century, this name was chosen for boys very sparingly. Nowadays, in the 21st century, it feels like the popularity of this name is still improving. As a name that is just moderately used, Titus sounds very exotic and unique. Titus can be used for different reason. Some choose it because of the powerful meaning behind the root word. Some choose it because of the Powerful Roman king who was fair and kind to his people. While some other people might choose it because of religious reasons and the fact that it is mentioned in the New Testament.