Asteroid 25157, Fabian, was discovered on September 16, 1998 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search (LONEOS) at the Anderson Mesa Station. It has a period of 5 years, 179 days.
It was named for British X-ray astronomer Andrew Fabian (born 1948).
The Fabian strategy, named for the Roman general who seems to have originated it, Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, is a strategy of asymmetrical warfare in which an opponent is worn down through a war of attrition and misdirection.
The meaning of asteroid Fabian seems to be:war of attrition, guerrilla warfare