Adrian

Meaning and origin

Adrian is a Greek mixed name. The meaning of the name is Latin rich, wealthy, dark one .



Where is it used?

The name Adrian is mainly used in English, Romanian and in Russian.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Adriano (In Italian)
Adorján (In Hungarian)
Adrien (In French)
Adriaan (In Dutch)
Hadrianus (In Ancient Roman)


For the opposite sex use:

In Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Romanian and in English: Adriana (F)
In French: Adrienne (F)
In English: Adrianna (F)
In English: Adria (F)
In English: Adrianne (F)


See also

In Spanish: Adrián
In History: Hadrian
In Other languages: Drina

What Adrian`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Adrian:
Not many people have this name but when you find someone that does they will be your friend.

The worst thing about the name:
Its never on any Keychains or anything cool like that

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
It would be nothing because Adrian is my name.

Extra information:
Its not a bad name.

The best thing about the name Adrian:
I like dark like dar vader

The worst thing about the name:
sometime people think I am a girl

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
Connor

Extra information:
this name is not only for girl and remember that

The best thing about the name Adrian:
its different

The worst thing about the name:
people think am a boy.

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
renae

The best thing about the name Adrian:
Its my name

The worst thing about the name:
Theres two As

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
Weedy Weederson

Extra information:
i loooove weed nigga

The best thing about the name Adrian:
I suppose it is not common.

The worst thing about the name:
Too many syllables and an arty farty

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
Mike

Extra information:
John

The best thing about the name Adrian:
It's a Roman name derived from a town in Italy, the name of several saints and 6 popes and several characters in the plays of Shakespeare; it's international; and not a common name. For these reasons alone Adrian is a cultured, sophisticated and enigmatic name. I absolutely ADORE my name!

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing per se. Could potentially be in danger of becoming a more popular/populist name...

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
It would have to be another variant such as Adriano, Adrien, Adorijan,etc.

The best thing about the name Adrian:
Its sweet..

The worst thing about the name:
Always recieving compliments

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
Then i would be anonymous

Extra information:
Its the best name ever!!

The best thing about the name Adrian:
It has a sort of charm to it.

The worst thing about the name:
There is nothing wrong.

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
I cannot think of another name I would like.

Extra information:
Adrian is definatly a tremendous name to have.

The best thing about the name Adrian:
its awesome, hot and evil.

The worst thing about the name:
nothing really

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
then its Grey

Extra information:
i love my name!!

The best thing about the name Adrian:
it's unique, sexy in any way

The worst thing about the name:
none

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
john hahaha....

The best thing about the name Adrian:
that it could be said in many languages like spanish and more!!!

The worst thing about the name:
that you dont have any nicknames ,and if you do i hope iy mashes your name....:D.!!!

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
jake

Extra information:
my family calls me adri!!!!

The best thing about the name Adrian:
Its Unique and its rare

The best thing about the name Adrian:
It is not too common and when called in a crowd it is usually for me.

The worst thing about the name:
Having it misspelled in all it forms except the correct Adrian.

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
I could not imagine being any other name.

Extra information:
Yes, it fits me well.

The best thing about the name Adrian:
adrian was a fallen angel

The worst thing about the name:
when people try spelling my name with an 'e' instead of 'a'

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
it would be Aydon

Extra information:
if your name isn't adrian than it should be!!

The best thing about the name Adrian:
I am have more unique type than some others.

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing, really.

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
I would like to be a Mason.

Extra information:
I am okay with this name

The best thing about the name Adrian:
im a boy so its the best thing about me

The worst thing about the name:
i think its a girl name

If my name wasn`t Adrian....:
yes people thinking im a girl

Extra information:
i wouldnt change my name for any thing

More `Adrian` links

Adrian as abbreviation
Actors named Adrian
Adrian in the encyclopedia