Pronunciation: (fā'bē-un),[key] —adj. 1. seeking victory by delay and harassment rather than by a decisive battle as in the manner of Fabius Maximus: Fabian policy. 2. of or pertaining to the Fabian Society.
—n. a member of or sympathizer with the Fabian Society.
Pronunciation: (fā'bē-un),[key] —n. 1. Saint, died a.d. 250, pope 236–250.
2. a male given name.