Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Formosus m. Latin formosus 'beautiful, handsome, fair'.

The name of a 9th C pope.

Germany
Latin
895 Formosus (nom) HambUrk-vol1 XXV
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Formosus". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Formosus.