August (name)

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August is both a given name and surname developed from the Latin, Augustus. Derived from the Latin word augere, meaning "to increase," Augustus had the meaning "esteemed" or "venerable" and was a title given to Roman emperors.[1]

Persons with the given name August[edit]

Persons with the surname August[edit]

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Diminutive and Pet Forms[edit]

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