Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Zenobius m. A derivative of Ancient Greek Ζήνων, a given name derived from Ancient Greek Ζεύς 'Zeus'.

The name of a 3rd C Byzantine martyr and 4th-5th C Italian saint.

Italy
Latin
1366 Zanobi (gen) Livi 11, Zanobii (gen) ibid. 11, Zanobius (nom) ibid. 9, Zenobius (nom) ibid. 68
Italian
1429–1430 Zanobi DiaryLMA p. 207
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Zenobius". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Zenobius.