a masculine name: var. Justus; fem. Justina
Origin of JustinClassical Latin Justinus from justus: see just
( 100?-165?); Christian apologist & martyr, born in Samaria: his day is June 1: called Justin Martyr
SaintKnown as “Justin Martyr.” AD 100?-165
Greek theologian who founded a school of Christian philosophy at Rome and wrote the Apology and the Dialogue.
- A male given name. Popular in the English-speaking world since the 1970s.
Name of early saints, Latin Iustīnus, a derivative of Iustus, from iustus (“just”).