🔼The name Claudius: Summary
- Limp, Enclosure
- From the verb claudo, to shut in or be shut in.
🔼The name Claudius in the Bible
There are two men named Claudius in the Bible:
🔼Etymology of the name Claudius
The name Claudius is the masculine version of the feminine Claudia. Both come from either the verb claudico or the verb claudo:
The verb claudico means to be limp or waver, or to be in want or deficient.
There are two verbs claudo. One means the same as claudico and the other means to shut or close (hence our words clause and conclusion).