Saint – Meaning & Origin of Baby Name

Saint is a word derived from the latin word sancire which means consecrate. It also has origins tied to the latin word sanctus (meaning holy) and the old french word seint.

The meaning of the word Saint is stated as a person acknowledged as holy or virtuous and typically regarded as being in heaven after death.

This baby name has many ties to the Catholic religion and other denominations of faith and spirituality.

It can be tied back to the New Orleans Saints (an NFL Football Team) in addition these notable celebrities:

Saint West, son of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian
Ophelia Saint Grohl,daughter of Dave Grohl
Saint Laszlo Wentz, son of rocker Pete Wentz
Arthur Saint Bleick, son of American actress Selma Blair
Yves Saint Laurent, French fashion designer

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