Don’t let The Omen scare you away from this name! Putting aside it’s demonic association, Damian is actually quite the holy name. Saint Damian, along with his twin brother Cosmas, is the patron saint of physicians and was an early Christian martyr. It’s a  unique name in itself, and has a slew of international spellings to further make the name your own.


  • Greek: One who tames or subdues



International Variations

Damon, Damion

Famous Namesakes

Saint Damian, Actor Damian Lewis, Singer Damian Marley, Comic Book Character Damian Wayne

Celebrity Babies

Son of Elizabeth Hurley, son of Bob Marley