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Definition of Fabian

Fabian
Fabian Fa"bi*an, n. A member of, or sympathizer with, the Fabian Society.
Fabian
Fabian Fa"bi*an, a. 1. Of or pertaining to the Roman gens Fabia. 2. Designating, or pertaining to, a society of socialists, organized in England in 1884 to spread socialistic principles gradually without violent agitation. The Fabian Society proposes then to conquer by delay; to carry its programme, not by a hasty rush, but through the slower, but, as it thinks, surer methods of patient discussion, exposition, and political action. --William Clarke.
Fabian
Fabian Fa"bi*an, a. [L. Fabianus, Fabius, belonging to Fabius.] Of, pertaining to, or in the manner of, the Roman general, Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus; cautious; dilatory; avoiding a decisive contest. Fabian policy, a policy like that of Fabius Maximus, who, by carefully avoiding decisive contests, foiled Hannibal, harassing his army by marches, countermarches, and ambuscades; a policy of delays and cautions.

Meaning of Fabian from wikipedia

- Fabian may refer to: Fabian (name), people called Fabian (given name and surname) Fabian Forte (born 1943), 1950s American teen idol, singer and actor...
- The Fabian Society is a British socialist organisation whose purpose is to advance the principles of democratic socialism via gradualist and reformist...
- Lara Sophie Katy Crokaert (born 9 January 1970), better known as Lara Fabian, is a Canadian-Belgian singer, songwriter, musician, actress and producer...
- Fabiano Anthony Forte (born February 6, 1943), professionally known as Fabian, is an American singer and actor. Forte rose to national prominence after...
- Fabián Ruiz Peña (Spanish pronunciation: [faˈβjan rwiθ ˈpeɲa]; born 3 April 1996), simply known as Fabián, is a Spanish professional footballer who plays...
- Fabian Delph (born 21 November 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder or left back for Premier League club Everton and the...
- Patrick Fabian (born December 7, 1964) is an American actor of film, stage and television. He is best known for his role on Better Call Saul as Howard...
- The Fabian strategy is a military strategy where pitched battles and frontal ****aults are avoided in favor of wearing down an opponent through a war of...
- Fabian Lukas Schär (born 20 December 1991) is a Swiss footballer who plays as a centre back for Premier League club Newcastle United. Formed at Wil, he...
- Fabian Thylmann (born 5 June 1978) is a German businessman who was founder and managing partner of the Internet **** conglomerate Manwin (now MindG****)...
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