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					1.    AAREN m & f English (Rare)
      Variant or feminine form of AARON
2.    AARON m English, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
      From the Hebrew name           ('Aharon) which is most likely of unknown Egyptian origin
3.    ABE m English, Hebrew
      Short form of ABRAHAM
4.    ABEL m English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
      From the Hebrew name         (Hevel) or      (Havel) which meant "breath"
5.    ABNER m English, Biblical, Biblical Latin
      Means "my father is a light" in Hebrew
6.    ABRAHAM m English, Hebrew, Dutch, Biblical, Biblical Latin
      This name may be viewed either as meaning "father of many" in Hebrew or else as a contraction
      of ABRAM (1) and         (hamon) "many, multitude"
7.    ACE (1) m English
      From the English word meaning "highest rank"
8.    ADAIR m English (Rare)
      From a Scottish surname which was derived from the given name EDGAR.
9.    ADAM m English, French, German, Dutch, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Russian, Ukrainian, Croatian, Macedonian, Ro
      manian, Hebrew, Arabic, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek, Biblical Hebrew
      This is the Hebrew word for "man"
10.   ADDISON m & f English
      From an English surname meaning "son of ADAM".
11.   ADEN m English (Modern)
      Variant of AIDAN
12.   ADOLPH m English
      English form of ADOLF, rarely used since World War II.
13.   ADRIAN m English, Romanian, Polish, German, Russian
      Form of Hadrianus (see HADRIAN)
14.   AIDAN m Irish, Scottish, English (Modern)
      Anglicized form of AODHÁN
15.   AIDEN m English (Modern)
      Variant of AIDAN
16.   AL m English
      Short form of ALBERT and other names beginning with Al.
17.   ALAN m English, Scottish, Breton, French
      The meaning of this name is not known for certain
18.   ALBAN m German, French, Albanian, English (Rare)
      From the Roman cognomen Albanus which meant "from Alba"
19.   ALBERT m English, French, German, Slovene, Polish, Russian, Dutch, Scandinavian, Ancient Germanic
      From the Germanic name Adalbert, which was composed of the elements adal "noble" and beraht "bright"
20.   ALDEN m English
      From a surname which was derived from the Old English given name Ealdwine meaning "old friend".
21.   ALDOUS m English (Rare)
      Possibly a short form of names beginning with the Germanic element ald "old", making it a cognate of ALDO
22.   ALEC m English
      Short form of ALEXANDER
23.   ALEX m & f English, Dutch
      Short form of ALEXANDER, ALEXANDRA, and other names beginning with Alex.
24.   ALEXANDER m English, German, Dutch, Scandinavian, Hungarian, Slovak, Biblical, Ancient Greek
      (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
      Latinized form of the Greek name Αλεξανδπορ (Alexandros), which meant "defending men" from
      Greek αλεξω (alexo) "to defend, help" and ανηπ (aner) "man" (genitive ανδπορ)
25.   ALF (2) m English
      Short form of ALFRED
26.   ALFIE m English
      Diminutive of ALFRED
27.   ALFRED m English, French, Scandinavian, German, Polish, Dutch
      Derived from the Old English name Ælfræd, composed of the elements ælf "elf" and ræd "counsel"
28.   ALGAR m English (Rare)
      Means "elf spear" from Old English ælf "elf" and gar "spear"
29.   ALGER m English
      From a surname which was derived from the given name ALGAR.
30.   ALGERNON m English
      Originally a Norman French nickname, derived from aux gernons "having a moustache", which was applied to
      William de Percy, a companion of William the Conqueror
31.   ALLAN m English, Scottish
      Variant of ALAN
32.   ALLEN m English, Scottish
      Variant of ALAN
33.   ALLYN m English
      Variant of ALAN
34.   ALOYSIUS m English, German, Dutch, Provençal (Latinized)
      Latinized form of Aloys, a Provençal form of LOUIS
35.   ALPHA f & m English
      From the name of the first letter in the Greek alphabet, Α.
36. ALPHONSO m English
    Variant of ALFONSO
37. ALPHONZO m English (Rare)
    Uncommon variant of ALFONSO
38. ALTON m English
    From an Old English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town at the source of the river".
39. ALVA (2) m English
    Variant of ALVAH
40. ALVIN m English
    From a medieval form of both the Old English names ÆLFWINE and ÆÐELWINE
41. AMBROSE m English
    From the Late Latin name Ambrosius, which was derived from the Greek name Αμβποζιορ (Ambrosios) meaning
    "immortal"
42. AMERY m English (Rare)
    Variant of EMERY
43. AMIAS m English (Rare)
    Variant of AMYAS
44. AMOS m Biblical, English, Hebrew, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek, Biblical Hebrew
    Means "carried" in Hebrew
45. AMYAS m English (Rare)
    Meaning unknown, perhaps a derivative of AMIS
46. ANDERSON m English
    From a surname meaning "son of ANDREW".
47. ANDIE m & f English
    Diminutive of ANDREW or ANDREA (2)
48. ANDRE m English
    English form of ANDRÉ
49. ANDREW m English, Biblical
    From the Greek name Ανδπεαρ (Andreas), which was derived from ανηπ (aner) "man" (genitive ανδπορ (andros) "of
    a man")
50. ANGEL m & f English, Bulgarian, Macedonian
    From the medieval Latin masculine name Angelus which was derived from the name of the heavenly creature (itself
    derived from the Greek word αγγελορ (angelos) meaning "messenger")
51. ANGUS m Scottish, Irish, English
    Anglicized form of AONGHUS
52. ANSEL m English
    From a surname which was derived from the given name ANSELM
53. ANSELM m German, English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
    Derived from the Germanic elements ans "god" and helm "helmet, protection"
54. ANSON m English
    From a surname meaning "son of AGNES".
55. ANTHONY m English
    English form of the Roman family name Antonius, which is of unknown Etruscan origin
56. ANTONY m English
    Variant of ANTHONY
57. ANTWAN m English (African American)
    Variant of ANTOINE, in use since the 1960s.
58. ARCHIBALD m Scottish, English
    Derived from the Germanic elements ercan "genuine" and bald "bold"
59. ARCHIE m Scottish, English
    Diminutive of ARCHIBALD
60. ARDEN m & f English
    From an English surname, originally taken from various place names, which were derived from a Celtic word
    meaning "high".
61. ARIC m English
    Variant of ERIC
62. ARIEL m & f Biblical, Hebrew, English, French, Biblical Greek
    Means "lion of God" in Hebrew
63. ARLEN m English
    Meaning unknown, possibly from a surname.
64. ARLIE f & m English
    From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "eagle wood" in Old English
65. ARN m English
    Short form of ARNOLD
66. ARNIE m English
    Diminutive of ARNOLD
67. ARNOLD m English, German, Ancient Germanic
    From a Germanic name meaning "eagle power", derived from the elements arn "eagle" and wald "power"
68. ARRON m English
    Variant of AARON
69. ART m English
    Short form of ARTHUR
70. ARTHUR m English, French, German, Dutch, Welsh Mythology
    The meaning of this name is unknown
71. ARVEL m English
     Meaning unknown, possibly a variant of ARWEL.
72. ASH m & f English
     Short form of ASHLEY
73. ASHER m Biblical, Hebrew, English, Biblical Hebrew
     Means "happy" or "blessed" in Hebrew
74. ASHLEY f & m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "ash tree clearing" in Old
     English
75. ASHTON m & f English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name which meant "ash tree town" in Old English.
76. ASTON m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name which meant "east town" in Old English.
77. ASTOR m English (Rare)
     From a surname derived from Provençal astur meaning "hawk".
78. AUBERON m English (Rare)
     Norman French derivative of a Germanic name, probably ALBERICH.
79. AUBREY m & f English
     Norman French form of the Germanic name ALBERICH
80. AUDLEY m English
     From a surname which was taken from a place name meaning "EALDGYÐ's clearing" in Old English.
81. AUGUST m German, Polish, Scandinavian, English
     German, Polish and Scandinavian form of AUGUSTUS
82. AUGUSTINE (1) m English
     From the Roman name Augustinus, itself derived from the Roman name AUGUSTUS
83. AUSTEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of AUSTIN
84. AUSTIN m English
     Medieval contracted form of AUGUSTINE (1)
85. AUSTYN m English (Modern)
     Variant of AUSTIN
86. AVERILL m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from the feminine given name EOFORHILD.
87. AVERY m & f English
     From a surname which was itself derived from the Norman French form of the given
     names ALBERICH or ALFRED.
88. AYDAN m English (Modern)
     Variant of AIDAN
89. AYDEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of AIDAN
90. AYLMER m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of ELMER.
91. BAILEY m & f English
     From a surname derived from Middle English baili meaning "bailiff", originally denoting one who was a bailiff.
92. BALDRIC m English (Archaic)
     Derived from the Germanic elements bald "bold, brave" and ric "power, rule"
93. BALDWIN m English, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements bald "bold, brave" and win "friend"
94. BALFOUR m English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname, originally from various place names, which meant "village pasture" in Gaelic.
95. BARCLAY m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was likely derived from the English place name Berkeley, meaning "birch wood" in
     Old English.
96. BARNABAS m German, English (Rare), Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Greek form of an Aramaic name
97. BARNABY m English (Archaic)
     Medieval English form of BARNABAS
98. BARNEY m English
     Diminutive of BARNABAS, BERNARD or BARNABY
99. BARRET m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of BARRETT
100. BARRETT m English
     From a surname meaning "dispute" in Middle English, originally given to a quarrelsome person.
101. BARRIE m Irish, English
     Variant of BARRY
102. BARRY m Irish, English
     Anglicized form of BAIRRE
103. BART m English, Dutch
     Short form of BARTHOLOMEW
104. BARTHOLOMEW m English, Biblical
     From Βαπθολομαιορ (Bartholomaios), which was the Greek form of an Aramaic name meaning "son of TALMAI"
105. BASIL (1) m English
     From the Greek name Βαζιλειορ (Basileios) which was derived from βαζιλεςρ (basileus) meaning "king"
106. BAXTER m English
     From an occupational surname which meant "(female) baker" in Old English.
107. BEAU m English
     Means "beautiful" in French
108. BEAUMONT m English (Rare)
     From a French surname meaning "beautiful mountain".
109. BEAUREGARD m English (Rare)
     From a French surname meaning "beautiful outlook".
110. BEN (1) m English, Dutch
     Short form of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT
111. BENEDICT m English
     From the Late Latin name Benedictus which meant "blessed"
112. BENJ m English
     Short form of BENJAMIN
113. BENJAMIN m English, French, German, Dutch, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name         (Binyamin) which means "son of the south" or "son of the right hand"
114. BENJI m English
     Diminutive of BENJAMIN
115. BENJY m English
     Diminutive of BENJAMIN
116. BENNETT m English
     Medieval form of BENEDICT
117. BENNIE m English
     Diminutive of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT
118. BENNY m English
     Diminutive of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT
119. BENSON m English
     From a surname which originally meant "son of BENEDICT".
120. BENTLEY m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "clearing covered with bent grass" in Old English
121. BENTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town near bent grass" in Old English.
122. BERNARD m English, French, Polish, Croatian, Slovene, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic element bern "bear" combined with hard "brave, hardy"
123. BERNIE m & f English
     Diminutive of BERNARD, BERNADETTE, BERNICE, and other names beginning with Bern.
124. BERNY m & f English
     Variant of BERNIE
125. BERRY (1) m English
     Variant of BARRY
126. BERT m English, Dutch
     Short form of ALBERT and other names containing the element bert, often derived from the Germanic
     element beraht meaning "bright".
127. BERTIE m & f English
     Diminutive of ALBERT, HERBERT, and other names containing bert (often derived from the Germanic
     element beraht meaning "bright").
128. BERTRAM m English, German, Ancient Germanic
     Means "bright raven", derived from the Germanic element beraht "bright" combined with hramn "raven"
129. BERTRAND m French, English, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements beraht meaning "bright" and rand meaning "rim (of a shield)"
130. BEVERLY f & m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "beaver stream" in Old English
131. BEVIS m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which is possibly derived from the name of the French town Beauvais.
132. BIFF m English (Rare)
     From a nickname which was based on the English word biff, which means "punch, hit, strike".
133. BILL m English
     Short form of WILLIAM
134. BILLIE m & f English
     Diminutive of BILL
135. BILLY m English
     Diminutive of BILL
136. BISHOP m English
     Either from the English occupational surname, or else directly from the English word
137. BLAINE m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the given name Bláán, which meant "yellow" in Gaelic
138. BLAIR m & f Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname meaning "plain, battlefield" in Gaelic.
139. BLAKE m English
     From a surname which was derived from Old English blæc "black" or blāc "pale"
140. BLAZE m English (Modern)
     Modern variant of BLAISE influenced by the English word blaze.
141. BLYTHE f & m English (Rare)
     From a surname which meant "cheerful" in Old English.
142. BOB m English, Dutch
     Short form of ROBERT
143. BOBBIE f & m English
     Variant of BOBBY
144. BOBBY m English
     Diminutive of BOB
145. BONIFACE m French, English (Rare)
     From the Late Latin name Bonifatius, which meant "good fate" from bonum "good" and fatum "fate"
146. BOOKER m English
     From an English occupational surname meaning "maker of books"
147. BOYCE m English
     From a surname which was derived from Old French bois "wood".
148. BRAD m English
     Short form of BRADLEY, BRADFORD, and other names beginning with Brad.
149. BRADEN m English, Irish
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Bradáin meaning "descendent of Bradan"
150. BRADFORD m English
     From a surname which originally came from a place name that meant "broad ford" in Old English.
151. BRADLEY m English
     From a surname which originally came from a place name that meant "broad clearing" in Old English
152. BRADY m English, Irish
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Brádaigh meaning "descendent of Brádach"
153. BRAEDEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of BRADEN
154. BRAIDEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of BRADEN
155. BRAIDY m & f English (Rare)
     Variant of BRADY
156. BRAM m English, Dutch
     Short form of ABRAHAM
157. BRAND m English (Rare)
     From a surname, a variant of BRANT.
158. BRANDEN m English
     Variant of BRANDON
159. BRANDON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "hill covered with broom" in Old English
160. BRANDT m English
     From a surname, a variant of BRANT.
161. BRANNON m English
     From the Irish surname Mac Branain, which means "descendent of BRAN (1)".
162. BRANSON m English (Modern)
     From an English surname which meant "son of Brando"
163. BRANT m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old Norse name BRANDR.
164. BRAXTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from an Old English place name meaning "Bracca's town".
165. BRAYDEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of BRADEN
166. BRENDAN m Irish, English
     From Brendanus, the Latinized form of the Irish name Bréanainn which was derived from a Welsh word meaning
     "prince"
167. BRENDEN m English
     Variant of BRENDAN
168. BRENDON m English
     Variant of BRENDAN
169. BRENNAN m Irish, English
     From an Irish surname derived from Ó Braonáin meaning "descendent of Braonán"
170. BRENT m English
     From an English surname, originally taken from various place names, derived from a Celtic word meaning "hill".
171. BRENTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from an English place name which meant "Bryni's town"
172. BRET m English
     Variant of BRETT
173. BRETT m & f English
     From a Middle English surname meaning "a Breton", referring to an inhabitant of Brittany.
174. BRIAN m Irish, English, Ancient Irish
     The meaning of this name is not known for certain but it is possibly related to the old Celtic element bre meaning
     "hill", or by extension "high, noble"
175. BRIAR m & f English (Rare)
     From the English word for the thorny plant.
176. BRICE m French, English
     From the name Bricius, which was probably a Latinized form of a Gaulish name meaning "speckled"
177. BRIDGER m English (Modern)
     From an English surname which originally indicated a person who lived near or worked on a bridge.
178. BRIGHAM m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from place names meaning "bridge settlement" in Old English.
179. BRION m English
     Variant of BRIAN
180. BRISCOE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "birch wood" in Old Norse.
181. BRISTOL m English (Rare)
     From the name of the city in southwest England which means "the site of the bridge".
182. BRITTON m English
     Derived from a Middle English surname meaning "a Breton".
183. BROCK m English
     From a surname which was derived from Old English brocc meaning "badger".
184. BRODIE m Irish, English (Modern)
     Variant of BRODY
185. BRODY m Irish, English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "ditch" in Gaelic.
186. BRONTE m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname, an Anglicized form of Irish Ó Proinntigh meaning "descendent of Proinnteach"
187. BROOK m & f English
     From an English surname which denoted one who lived near a brook.
188. BROOKS m English
     From an English surname, a variant of BROOK.
189. BRUCE m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname, of Norman origin, which probably originally referred to the town of Brix in France
190. BRYAN m English
     Variant of BRIAN
191. BRYANT m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name BRIAN.
192. BRYCE m English
     Variant of BRICE
193. BRYON m English
     Variant of BRIAN
194. BRYSON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of BRICE".
195. BUCK m English
     From an English nickname meaning simply "buck, male deer", ultimately from Old English bucc.
196. BUD m English
     Short form of BUDDY
197. BUDDY m English
     From the English word meaning "friend"
198. BURKE m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Old English burh meaning "fortress".
199. BURT m English
     Short form of BURTON
200. BURTON m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from an Old English place name meaning "fortified town"
201. BUSTER m English
     Originally a nickname denoting a person who broke things, from the word bust
202. BYRNE m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Broin meaning "descendent of BRAN (1)".
203. BYRON m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "place of the cow sheds" in Old English
204. BYSSHE m English (Rare)
     From an English surname, a variant of the surname Bush, which originally indicated a person who lived near a bush
205. CADE m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a nickname meaning "round" in Old English.
206. CADEN m English (Modern)
     Sometimes explained as a derivative of the Irish surname Caden, which is a reduced form of the Gaelic surname Mac
     Cadáin meaning "son of Cadán"
207. CAELAN m & f English (Rare)
     Anglicized form of CAOLÁN or CAOILFHIONN
208. CAIRO m English (Rare)
     From the name of the city in Egypt, called Al Qahirah in Arabic, which was derived from al Qahir, the Arabic name
     of the planet Mars.
209. CAL m English
     Short form of CALVIN
210. CALE m English
     Short form of CALEB
211. CALEB m English, Biblical
     Means "dog" in Hebrew
212. CALLAHAN m English
     From a surname, the Anglicized form of the Irish Ó Ceallacháin, which means "descendent of CEALLACHÁN".
213. CALVIN m English
     Derived from the French surname Chauvin, which was derived from chauve "bald"
214. CAM (2) m & f English
     Short form of CAMERON
215. CAMDEN m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was from a place name perhaps meaning "enclosed valley" in Old English
216. CAMERON m & f Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname meaning "crooked nose" from Gaelic cam "crooked" and sròn "nose".
217. CAMRON m English (Modern)
     Variant of CAMERON
218. CAREY m & f Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Ciardha meaning "descendent of CIARDHA".
219. CARL m German, Scandinavian, English
     German form of CHARLES
220. CARLETON m English
     Variant of CHARLTON
221. CARLISLE m English
     From a surname which was derived from the name of a city in northern England
222. CARLTON m English
     Variant of CHARLTON
223. CARLYLE m English
     Variant of CARLISLE
224. CAROL (1) f & m English
     Short form of CAROLINE
225. CARRAN m English (Rare)
     From a surname, a variant of the Irish surname Mac Ciarain, which means "son of CIARÁN".
226. CARSON m & f Scottish, Irish, English
     From a Gaelic surname of unknown meaning
227. CARTER m English
     From a surname which meant "one who uses a cart" in Middle English.
228. CARVER m English (Rare)
     From a surname which meant "wood carver" in Middle English.
229. CARY m & f English
     Variant of CAREY
230. CASEY m & f English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Cathasaigh meaning "descendent of Cathasaigh"
231. CASH m English
     From an English occupational surname for a box maker, derived from Norman French casse meaning "case"
232. CASIMIR m English
     English form of the Polish name Kazimierz, derived from the Slavic element kazic "to destroy" combined
     with mer "great" or mir "peace"
233. CASS f & m English
     Short form of CASSANDRA, CASSIDY, and other names beginning with Cass.
234. CASSIDY f & m English (Modern)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Caiside meaning "descendent of Caiside"
235. CASSIUS m Ancient Roman, English
     Roman family name which was possibly derived from Latin cassus "empty, vain"
236. CEADDA m English
     Old English form of CHAD
237. CECIL m English
     From the Roman name Caecilius (see CECILIA)
238. CEDRIC m English
     Invented by Sir Walter Scott for a character in his novel 'Ivanhoe' (1819)
239. CELESTE f & m Italian, English
     Italian feminine and masculine form of CAELESTIS
240. CELESTINE f & m English
     English form of CAELESTINUS
241. CHAD m English
     From the Old English name Ceadda which is of unknown meaning, possibly based on Welsh cad "battle"
242. CHADWICK m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "dairy farm belonging to CHAD" in Old English.
243. CHANCE m English
     Originally a diminutive of CHAUNCEY
244. CHANDLER m English
     From an occupational surname which meant "candle seller" in Middle English, ultimately from Old French.
245. CHANNING m & f English (Modern)
     From an English surname of uncertain origin.
246. CHARLES m English, French
     From the Germanic name Karl, which was derived from a Germanic word which meant "man"
247. CHARLEY m & f English
     Diminutive or feminine form of CHARLES
248. CHARLIE m & f English
     Diminutive or feminine form of CHARLES
249. CHARLTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "settlement of free men" in Old English.
250. CHAS m English
     Diminutive of CHARLES
251. CHASE m English
     From a surname meaning "chase, hunt" in Old French, originally a nickname for a huntsman.
252. CHAUNCEY m English
     From a Norman surname of unknown meaning
253. CHAZ m English
     Diminutive of CHARLES
254. CHESLEY m English
     From a surname that was originally from a place name meaning "camp meadow" in Old English.
255. CHESTER m English
     From a surname which originally belonged to a person who came from Chester, an old Roman settlement in Britain
256. CHET m English
     Short form of CHESTER
257. CHEYENNE f & m English
     Derived from the Dakota word shahiyena meaning "unintelligible speakers"
258. CHILE m English (Rare)
     Variant of KYLE
259. CHIP m English
     Diminutive of CHARLES or CHRISTOPHER
260. CHRIS m & f English, Dutch
     Short form of CHRISTOPHER, CHRISTIAN, CHRISTINE, and other names that begin with Chris.
261. CHRISTIAN m English, French, German, Scandinavian
     From the Medieval Latin name Christianus meaning "a Christian" (see CHRISTOS)
262. CHRISTMAS m & f English (Rare)
     From the name of the holiday, which means "Christ festival".
263. CHRISTOPHER m English
     From the Late Greek name Χπιζηοθοπορ (Christophoros) meaning "bearing Christ", derived
     from Χπιζηορ (Christos) combined with θεπω (phero) "to bear, to carry"
264. CHUCK m English
     Diminutive of CHARLES
265. CLAIR m French, English
     French form of Clarus (see CLARA).
266. CLANCY m Irish, English (Rare)
     From the Irish surname Mac Fhlannchaidh which means "son of Flannchadh"
267. CLARENCE m English
     From the Latin title Clarensis which belonged to members of the British royal family
268. CLARK m English
     From a surname meaning "cleric" or "scholar" in Middle English
269. CLAUD m English
     Variant of CLAUDE
270. CLAUDE m & f French, English
     French masculine and feminine form of CLAUDIUS
271. CLAY m English
     From an English surname meaning "clay", originally referring to a person who lived near or worked with a source of
     clay
272. CLAYTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from an Old English place name meaning "clay settlement".
273. CLEM m English
     Short form of CLEMENT
274. CLEMENT m English
     English form of the Late Latin name Clemens (or sometimes of its derivative Clementius) which meant "merciful,
     gentle"
275. CLETIS m English (Rare)
     Variant of CLETUS
276. CLETUS m English
     Short form of ANACLETUS
277. CLEVE m English
     Short form of CLEVELAND
278. CLEVELAND m English
     From a surname which was derived from an Old English place name meaning "hilly land"
279. CLIFF m English
     Short form of CLIFFORD or CLIFTON
280. CLIFFORD m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "ford by a cliff" in Old English.
281. CLIFTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "settlement by a cliff" in Old English.
282. CLINT m English
     Short form of CLINTON
283. CLINTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from an Old English place name meaning "settlement on the summit"
284. CLIVE m English
     From a surname meaning "cliff" in Old English, originally belonging to a person who lived near a cliff.
285. CLYDE m English
     From the name of the River Clyde in Scotland, which is of unknown origin
286. COBY m & f English
     Masculine or feminine diminutive of JACOB
287. CODIE m English (Modern)
     Variant of CODY
288. CODY m English, Irish
     From the Gaelic surname Mac Óda, which means "son of OTTO"
289. COLBERT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a Germanic name composed of the elements col, possibly meaning
     "helmet", and beraht, meaning "bright".
290. COLBY m English
     From a surname, originally from various English place names, derived from the Old Norse nickname Koli (meaning
     "coal, dark") and býr "town".
291. COLE m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from the Old English nickname Cola "charcoal", denoting a person
     with a dark features.
292. COLEMAN m English, Irish
     Variant of COLMÁN
293. COLIN (1) m Scottish, Irish, English
     Anglicized form of CAILEAN or COILEAN
294. COLIN (2) m English
     Medieval diminutive of Col, a short form of NICHOLAS.
295. COLLIN m English
     Variant of COLIN (2)
296. COLTEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of COLTON
297. COLTON m English (Modern)
     From an English surname which was originally from a place name meaning "Cola's town"
298. CONNELL m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Conaill meaning "descendent of CONALL".
299. CONNER m English (Modern)
     Variant of CONOR
300. CONNOR m Irish, English (Modern)
     Variant of CONOR
301. CONOR m Irish, English, Irish Mythology
     Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Conchobhar which means "dog lover" or "wolf lover"
302. CONRAD m English, German, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements kuoni "brave" and rad "counsel"
303. CONSTANT m French, English (Rare)
     From the Late Latin name Constans, which meant "constant, steadfast"
304. CONWAY m English
     From a surname which was derived from the name of the River Conwy, which possibly means "holy water" in Welsh.
305. COOPER m English
     From a surname meaning "barrel maker" in Middle English.
306. CORBIN m English
     From a French surname which was derived from corbeau "raven", originally denoting a person who had dark hair
307. CORDELL m English
     From a surname meaning "maker of cord" or "seller of cord" in Middle English.
308. COREY m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old Norse given name Kori, of unknown meaning
309. CORNELIUS m Ancient Roman, English, Dutch, German, Biblical
     Roman family name which possibly derives from the Latin element cornu "horn"
310. CORNELL m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name CORNELIUS.
311. CORTNEY f & m English
     Variant of COURTNEY
312. CORWIN m English
     From an English surname, perhaps derived from Old French cordoan "leather".
313. CORY m English
     Variant of COREY
314. COSMO m English
     English form of COSMAS
315. COTY m English (Modern)
     Variant of CODY
316. COURTNEY f & m English
     From an aristocratic English surname which was derived either from the French place name Courtenay (originally a
     derivative of the personal name Curtenus, itself derived from Latin curtus"short") or else from a Norman nickname
     meaning "short nose"
317. CRAIG m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from Gaelic creag meaning "crag" or "rocks"
318. CRAWFORD m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "crow ford" in Old English.
319. CREE m English (Rare)
     From the name of a Native American tribe of central Canada
320. CREIGHTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name, originally from Gaelic crioch "border" combined with Old
     English tun "town".
321. CRISPIAN m English (Archaic)
     Medieval variant of CRISPIN
322. CRISPIN m English (Rare)
     From the Roman cognomen Crispinus which was derived from the name CRISPUS
323. CROFTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town with a small enclosed field" in Old English.
324. CULLEN m English
     From a surname which was derived from an Old French form of Cologne, the name of a city in Germany.
325. CURT m English
     Either a variant of KURT or short form of CURTIS
326. CURTIS m English
     From an English surname which originally meant "courteous" in Old French.
327. CUTHBERT m English (Rare)
     Derived from the Old English elements cuæ "famous" and beorht "bright"
328. CY m English
     Short form of CYRUS or CYRIL
329. CYRIL m English, Czech, Slovak, French
     From the Greek name Κςπιλλορ (Kyrillos) which was derived from Greek κςπιορ (kyrios) "lord"
330. CYRUS m English, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Ancient Greek (Latinized)
     From Κςπορ (Kyros), the Greek form of the Persian name Kūrush, which may mean "far sighted" or "young"
331. DACRE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name in Cumbria, of British origin meaning "trickling
     stream".
332. DAKOTA m & f English (Modern)
     Means "friend" in the Dakota language
333. DALE m & f English
     From an English surname which originally belonged to a person who lived near a dale or valley.
334. DALEY m Irish, English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Dálaigh meaning "descendent of Dálach"
335. DALLAS m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from a Scottish place name meaning "meadow dwelling"
336. DALTON m English
     From an English surname which was originally from a place name meaning "valley town" in Old English
337. DALY m Irish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of DALEY.
338. DAMIAN m English, Polish
     From the Greek name Γαμιανορ (Damianos) which was derived from Greek δαμαω (damao) "to tame"
339. DAMION m English
     Variant of DAMIAN
340. DAMON m Greek Mythology, English
     Derived from Greek δαμαω (damao) meaning "to tame"
341. DAN (2) m English, Romanian, Czech
     Short form of DANIEL
342. DANA (2) m & f English
     From a surname which originally belonged to a person who was Danish
343. DANE m English
     From a surname which was a variant of DEAN.
344. DANIEL m English, Hebrew, French, German, Scandinavian, Polish, Czech, Spanish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slov
     ene, Croatian, Macedonian, Biblical, Biblical Greek
     From the Hebrew name        (Daniyyel) meaning "God is my judge"
345. DANNIE m English
     Diminutive of DANIEL
346. DANNY m English
     Diminutive of DANIEL
347. DAQUAN m English (African American, Modern)
     Combination of the popular name elements Da and quan.
348. DARBY m & f English
     From an English surname, originally a place name, meaning "deer town" in Old Norse.
349. DARCY f & m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Norman French d'Arcy, originally denoting one who came from
     Arcy in France
350. DARDEN m English (Rare)
     From an English surname of unknown meaning, possibly from a place name.
351. DARELL m English
     Variant of DARRELL
352. DAREN m English
     Variant of DARREN
353. DARIAN m & f English
     Probably an elaborated form of DARREN
354. DARIEN m English
     Variant of DARIAN
355. DARIN m English
     Variant of DARREN
356. DARION m English (Modern)
     Variant of DARIAN
357. DARIUS m English, Lithuanian, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     Roman form of Γαπειορ (Dareios), which was the Greek form of the Persian name Dārayavahush, which was
     composed of the elements dâraya "to possess" and vahu "good"
358. DARNELL m English
     From a surname, possibly derived from Old French darnel, a type of grass
359. DARREL m English
     Variant of DARRELL
360. DARRELL m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Norman French d'Airelle, originally denoting one who came from
     Airelle in France.
361. DARREN m English
     The meaning of this name is not known for certain
362. DARRIN m English
     Variant of DARREN
363. DARRYL m English
     Variant of DARRELL
364. DARWIN m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old English given name Deorwine which meant "dear friend"
365. DARYL m English
     Variant of DARRELL
366. DASHIELL m English (Rare)
     In the case of American author Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961), it is an Anglicized form of his mother's surname De
     Chiel, which is of unknown meaning.
367. DAVE m English
     Short form of DAVID
368. DAVEY m English
     Diminutive of DAVID
369. DAVID m English, Hebrew, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Scandinavian, Dutch, Czech, Slovene, Russian,
      Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name        (Dawid), which was probably derived from Hebrew       (dwd) meaning "beloved"
370. DAVIE m English
     Diminutive of DAVID
371. DAVIN m English
     Possibly a variant of DEVIN influenced by DAVID.
372. DAVIS m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name DAVID
373. DAVY m English
     Diminutive of DAVID
374. DAWSON m English
     From a surname meaning "son of DAVID"
375. DAX m English
     From an English surname which was derived either from the town of Dax in France or else from the Old English
     given name Dæcca (of unknown meaning).
376. DAYTON m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a place name which possibly meant either "dairy town" or "ditch
     town" in Old English.
377. DEACON m English (Modern)
     Either from the occupational surname Deacon or directly from the vocabulary word deacon, which refer to a cleric in
     the Christian church (ultimately from Latin decanus meaning "chief of ten").
378. DEAN m English
     From a surname which means either "valley" from Middle English dene or else "dean" from Middle
     English deen (ultimately from Latin decanus meaning "chief of ten")
379. DEANDRE m English (African American)
     Combination of the popular name prefix De and ANDRE
380. DEANGELO m English (African American)
     Combination of the popular name prefix De and ANGELO
381. DEDRICK m English (African American)
     From a surname which was derived from the given name DIETRICH.
382. DEE f & m English
     Short form of names beginning with D
383. DEEMER m English (Rare)
     From an English and Scottish surname meaning "judge", from Old English demere.
384. DEFOREST m English
     From a French surname meaning "from the forest"
385. DEFORREST m English (Rare)
     Variant of DEFOREST
386. DEION m English (Modern)
     Variant of DION
387. DELANO m English
     From a French surname, originally De la Noye, indicating that the bearer was from a place called La Noue (ultimately
     Gaulish meaning "wetland, swamp")
388. DELBERT m English
     Short form of ADELBERT
389. DELL m & f English
     From an English surname which originally denoted a person who lived in a dell or valley.
390. DELMAR m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Norman French de la mare meaning "from the pond".
391. DELROY m English (Rare)
     Possibly an alteration of LEROY
392. DEN m English
     Short form of DENNIS
393. DENE m English (Rare)
     Variant of DEAN
394. DENHOLM m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally taken from a place name meaning "valley island" in Old English.
395. DENIS m French, Russian, English, German, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, Romanian, Croatian
     From Denys or Denis, the medieval French forms of DIONYSIUS
396. DENNIS m English, German, Dutch
     Usual English, German and Dutch form of DENIS
397. DENNY m English
     Diminutive of DENNIS
398. DENTON m English
     From a surname, originally from a place name, which meant "valley town" in Old English.
399. DENVER m English
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "Dane ford" in Old English
400. DENZEL m English (Modern)
     From a surname, either a variant of DENZIL or else derived from German tanzer "dancer"
401. DENZIL m English
     From a surname which originally belonged to a person from Denzell in Cornwall
402. DEON m English
     Variant of DION
403. DEONTE m English (African American, Modern)
     Blend of DEON and DANTE
404. DERBY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of DARBY.
405. DEREK m English
     From a Low German form of THEODORIC
406. DERICK m English
     Variant of DEREK
407. DERREN m English (Rare)
     Variant of DARREN
408. DERRICK m English
     Variant of DEREK
409. DERRYL m English (Rare)
     Variant of DARRELL
410. DERYCK m English (Rare)
     Variant of DEREK
411. DES m English
     Short form of DESMOND
412. DESHAUN m English (African American)
     Combination of the popular name prefix De and SHAUN.
413. DESHAWN m English (African American)
     Combination of the popular name prefix De and SHAWN.
414. DESMOND m English, Irish
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Gaelic Deas-Mhumhan meaning "from south Munster (in Ireland)".
415. DEVAN m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of DEVIN
416. DEVEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of DEVIN
417. DEVEREUX m English (Rare)
     From an English surname, of Norman French origin, meaning "from Evreux"
418. DEVIN m & f English, Irish
     From an Anglicized Irish surname derived from either of the Irish surnames Ó Damháin (from the given
     name DAMHÁN) or Ó Dubháin (from the given name DUBHÁN).
419. DEVON m & f English
     Variant of DEVIN
420. DEVYN f & m English (Modern)
     Variant of DEVIN
421. DEWAYNE m English
     Variant of DUANE
422. DEXTER m English
     From an occupational surname meaning "one who dyes" in Old English
423. DEZI m English
     Diminutive of DESMOND and other names beginning with a similar sound.
424. DICK (1) m English
     Medieval diminutive of RICHARD
425. DIGBY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the name of an English town, itself derived from a combination of Old
     English dic "dyke, ditch" and Old Norse byr "farm, town".
426. DIGGORY m English (Rare)
     Probably an Anglicized form of Degaré
427. DILLON m English
     Variant of DYLAN based on the spelling of the surname Dillon, which has an unrelated origin.
428. DION m Ancient Greek, English
     Short form of DIONYSIOS and other Greek names beginning with the Greek element Γιορ (Dios) meaning
     "of ZEUS"
429. DIRK m Dutch, German, English
     Short form of DIEDERIK
430. DIXON m English
     From an English surname meaning "DICK (1)'s son".
431. DOLPH m English
     Short form of ADOLPH
432. DOM m English
     Short form of DOMINIC
433. DOMENIC m English
     Variant of DOMINIC
434. DOMINIC m English
     From the Late Latin name Dominicus meaning "of the Lord"
435. DOMINICK m English
     Variant of DOMINIC
436. DON m English
     Short form of DONALD
437. DONALD m Scottish, English
     From the Gaelic name Domhnall which means "ruler of the world", composed of the old Celtic
     elements dumno "world" and val "rule"
438. DONNIE m English
     Diminutive of DONALD
439. DONNY m English
     Diminutive of DONALD
440. DONOVAN m Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Donndubháin meaning "descendent of Donndubhán"
441. DORIAN m English, French
     The name was first used by Oscar Wilde in his novel 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' (1891), which tells the story of a
     man whose portrait ages while he stays young
442. DOUG m English
     Short form of DOUGLAS
443. DOUGLAS m Scottish, English
     Anglicized form of the Scottish surname Dubhghlas, which meant "dark river" from Gaelic dubh "dark"
     and glais "water, river"
444. DRAKE m English
     From an English surname derived from the Old Norse personal name Draki or the Old English personal
     name Draca both meaning "dragon".
445. DRE m English
     Short form of ANDRE
446. DREW m English
     Short form of ANDREW
447. DRISCOLL m English (Rare), Irish
     From an Irish surname which was an Anglicized form of Ó Eidirsceóil meaning "descendent of the messenger".
448. DRISKOLL m English (Rare)
     Variant of DRISCOLL
449. DROGO m English (Archaic)
     Norman name, possibly derived from Germanic (Gothic) dragen "to carry" or Germanic (Saxon) drog "ghost"
450. DRUMMOND m English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from a place name meaning "ridge" in Gaelic.
451. DUANE m English, Irish
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of the Gaelic surname Ó Dubhán meaning "descendent of DUBHÁN".
452. DUDLEY m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "Dudda's clearing" in Old English
453. DUKE m English
     From the noble title duke, which was originally derived from Latin dux "leader".
454. DUNCAN m Scottish, English
     Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Donnchadh meaning "brown warrior", derived from Gaelic donn "brown"
     and cath "warrior"
455. DUNSTAN m English (Rare)
     From the Old English elements dun "dark" and stan "stone"
456. DURWARD m English
     From an occupational surname which meant "door guard" in Middle English.
457. DUSTIN m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Old Norse given name Þórsteinn (see TORSTEN)
458. DUSTY m & f English
     From a nickname originally given to a person who was perceived as being dusty
459. DWAIN m English
     Variant of DUANE
460. DWAYNE m English
     Variant of DUANE
461. DWIGHT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the medieval feminine name Diot, a diminutive of Dionysia, the
     feminine form of DIONYSIUS
462. DYLAN m Welsh, English, Welsh Mythology
     From the Welsh elements dy "great" and llanw "tide, flow"
463. DYSON m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which meant "son of DYE".
464. EARL m English
     From the aristocratic title, which derives from Old English eorl "nobleman, warrior"
465. EARLE m English
     Variant of EARL
466. EARNEST m English
     Variant of ERNEST influenced by the spelling of the English word earnest.
467. EBEN m English
     Short form of EBENEZER
468. ED m English, Dutch
     Short form of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
469. EDDIE m & f English
     Diminutive of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
470. EDDY m English
     Diminutive of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
471. EDGAR m English, French
     Derived from the Old English elements ead "rich, blessed" and gar "spear"
472. EDISON m English
     From an English surname which meant "son of EDWARD"
473. EDMUND m English, German, Polish
     Means "rich protector" from Old English ead "rich, blessed" and mund "protector"
474. EDRIC m English (Rare)
     From Old English ead "rich, blessed" and ric "ruler"
475. EDWARD m English, Polish
     Means "rich guard", derived from the Old English elements ead "rich, blessed" and weard "guard"
476. EDWIN m English, Dutch
     Means "rich friend" from the Old English elements ead "rich, blessed" and wine "friend"
477. EDWYN m English (Rare)
     Variant of EDWIN
478. EGBERT m English, Dutch
     Means "bright edge" from the Old English elements ecg "edge of a sword" and beorht "bright"
479. ELDON m English
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning "Ella's hill" in Old English.
480. ELDRED m English
     From an English surname which was derived from EALDRÆD.
481. ELI (1) m English, Hebrew, Biblical, Biblical Greek, Biblical Hebrew
     Means "ascension" in Hebrew
482. ELIAS m Greek, Portuguese, German, Scandinavian, Finnish, English, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Cognate of ELIJAH
483. ELIHU m Biblical, English (Archaic), Biblical Hebrew
     Means "my God is YAHWEH" in Hebrew
484. ELIJAH m English, Hebrew, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name           ('Eliyyahu) meaning "my God is YAHWEH"
485. ELIOT m English
     From a surname which was a variant of ELLIOTT
486. ELIOTT m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of ELLIOTT.
487. ELLERY m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from the medieval masculine name HILARY.
488. ELLIOT m English
     From a surname which was a variant of ELLIOTT.
489. ELLIOTT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a diminutive of the medieval name ELIAS.
490. ELLIS (1) m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name ELIJAH.
491. ELMER m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old English name ÆÐELMÆR
492. ELMO m English, German, Italian
     Originally a short form of Germanic names that began with the element helm meaning "helmet, protection"
493. ELROY m English
     Altered form of LEROY, using the Spanish definite article el as opposed to the French le.
494. ELSDON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Elli's valley" in Old English.
495. ELTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "Ella's town" in Old English
496. ELVIN m English
     Variant of ALVIN
497. ELVIS m English
     Meaning unknown
498. ELWIN m English
     Variant of ALVIN
499. ELWOOD m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "elder tree forest" in Old English.
500. ELWYN m English
     Variant of ALVIN
501. ELY m English
     Variant of ELI (1)
502. EMERSON m & f English
     From an English surname meaning "son of EMERY"
503. EMERY m & f English
     Norman form of EMMERICH
504. EMIL m German, Scandinavian, Czech, Polish, Slovene, Hungarian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Croatian, Mac
     edonian, English
     From the Roman family name Aemilius, which was derived from Latin aemulus meaning "rival".
505. EMMANUEL m Biblical, French, English
     From the Hebrew name          ('Immanu'el) meaning "God is with us"
506. EMMERSON m English (Rare)
     Variant of EMERSON
507. EMMET m English
     Variant of EMMETT
508. EMMETT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a diminutive of the feminine given name EMMA.
509. EMORY m English
     Variant of EMERY
510. ERIC m English, French, Swedish
     From the Old Norse name Eiríkr, derived from the elements ei "ever" and ríkr "ruler"
511. ERICK m English
     Variant of ERIC
512. ERIK m Scandinavian, Finnish, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, German, Dutch, English
     Cognate of ERIC
513. ERLE (2) m English
     Variant of EARL
514. ERN m English
     Short form of ERNEST
515. ERNEST m English, French, Slovene
     Derived from Germanic eornost meaning "serious"
516. ERNIE m English
     Diminutive of ERNEST
517. ERROL m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a Scottish place name
518. ERSKINE m Scottish, Irish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from the name of a Scottish town meaning "projecting height" in
     Gaelic
519. ESME m & f English
     Variant of ESMÉ
520. ESMÉ m & f English, Dutch
     Means "esteemed" or "loved" in Old French
521. ESMOND m English (Rare)
     Derived from the Old English elements east "grace" and mund "protection"
522. ESMUND m English (Rare)
     Variant of ESMOND
523. ETHAN m English, Hebrew (Anglicized), French, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     Means "solid, enduring" in Hebrew
524. ETHELBERT m English
     Medieval form of ÆÐELBEORHT
525. ETHELRED m English (Archaic)
     Medieval form of ÆÐELRED
526. EUGENE m English
     English form of Eugenius, the Latin form of the Greek name Δςγενιορ (Eugenios) which was derived from the Greek
     word εςγενηρ (eugenes) meaning "well born"
527. EUSTACE m English
     English form of Eustachius, a Latin form of the Greek name Δςζηασςρ (Eustachys) meaning "fruitful"
528. EVAN m Welsh, English
     Anglicized form of Iefan, a Welsh form of JOHN.
529. EVANDER (2) m Scottish, English
     Anglicized form of IOMHAR
530. EVELYN f & m English, German
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name AVELINE
531. EVERARD m English (Rare)
     Means "brave boar", derived from the Germanic elements eber "wild boar" and hard "brave, hardy"
532. EVERETT m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name EVERARD.
533. EVERETTE m English
     Variant of EVERETT
534. EVERITT m English (Rare)
     Variant of EVERETT
535. EWART m English
     From an English and Scottish surname which was either based on a Norman form of EDWARD, or else derived from
     a place name of unknown meaning.
536. EZEKIEL m Biblical, English
     From the Hebrew name           (Yechezqel) meaning "God strengthens"
537. EZRA m Biblical, English, Hebrew
     Means "help" in Hebrew
538. FARLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "fern clearing" in Old English
539. FARON m English
     From a French surname which was derived from the Germanic given name Faro.
540. FARRAN m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from Old French ferrant meaning "iron grey".
541. FARRELL m English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Fearghail meaning "descendent of FEARGHAL".
542. FELIX m German, Dutch, Scandinavian, English, Romanian, Ancient Roman, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     From a Roman cognomen meaning "lucky, successful" in Latin
543. FENTON m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from a place name meaning "marsh town" in Old English.
544. FERDIE m English
     Diminutive of FERDINAND
545. FERDINAND m German, French, Dutch, Czech, Slovene, English, Ancient Germanic
     From Ferdinando, the old Spanish form of a Germanic name composed of the elements farði "journey"
     and nanð "daring, brave"
546. FERDY m English
     Diminutive of FERDINAND
547. FINNEGAN m Irish, English (Modern)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Fionnagáin meaning "descendent of Fionnagán"
548. FITZ m English (Rare)
     Short form of various given names which are derived from surnames beginning with Norman French fitz meaning
     "son of" (for example FITZROY).
549. FITZROY m English (Rare)
     From an English surname meaning "son of the king" in Old French, originally given to illegitimate sons of monarchs.
550. FLANAGAN m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Flannagáin meaning "descendent of Flannagán"
551. FLANNERY f & m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Flannghaile meaning "descendent of Flannghal"
552. FLETCHER m English
     From a surname meaning "maker of arrows" in Middle English, ultimately from Old French flechier.
553. FLORENCE f & m English, French
     From the Latin name Florentius or the feminine form Florentia, which were derived from florens "prosperous,
     flourishing"
554. FLOYD m English
     Variant of LLOYD
555. FLYNN m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Floinn meaning "descendent of FLANN".
556. FORD m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "ford" in Old English
557. FOREST m English
     Variant of FORREST, or else directly from the English word forest.
558. FORREST m English
     From an English surname meaning "forest", originally belonging to a person who lived near a forest
559. FOSTER m English
     From an English surname which has several different origins
560. FOX m English (Rare)
     Either from the English word fox or the surname Fox, which originally given as a nickname
561. FRAN m & f Spanish, English, Croatian, Slovene
     Short form of FRANCIS, FRANCES or related names.
562. FRANCIS m & f English, French
     English form of the Late Latin name Franciscus which meant "Frenchman"
563. FRANK (1) m English, German, Dutch, French
     From a Germanic name which referred to a member of the Germanic tribe, the Franks
564. FRANK (2) m English
     Short form of FRANCIS
565. FRANKIE m & f English
     Diminutive of FRANK (1) or FRANCES
566. FRANKLIN m English
     From a surname which was derived from Middle English frankelin "freeman"
567. FRANKLYN m English
     Variant of FRANKLIN
568. FRANNY m & f English
     Diminutive of FRANCIS or FRANCES
569. FRASER m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which is of unknown meaning
570. FRAZIER m Scottish, English
     Variant of FRASER
571. FRED m English, Dutch
     Short form of FREDERICK
572. FREDDIE m & f English
     Diminutive of FREDERICK or FREDA
573. FREDDY m English
     Diminutive of FREDERICK
574. FREDERICK m English
     English form of a Germanic name meaning "peaceful ruler", derived from frid "peace" and ric "ruler, power"
575. FREDRICK m English
     Variant of FREDERICK
576. FREEMAN m English
     From an English surname meaning "free man"
577. FULK m English (Archaic)
     From the Germanic name Fulco, a short form of various names beginning with the element fulc "people"
578. FULKE m English (Archaic)
     Variant of FULK
579. FULTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "bird-catcher's town" in Old English.
580. GABBY m & f English
     Diminutive of GABRIEL or GABRIELLE
581. GABE m English
     Short form of GABRIEL
582. GABRIEL m French, German, Scandinavian, Finnish, Spanish, Portuguese, Catalan, English, Romanian, Polish, C
     zech, Slovak, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     From the Hebrew name            (Gavri'el) meaning "strong man of God"
583. GAGE m English (Modern)
     From an English surname meaning "measure" in Middle English, originally denoting one who was an assayer
584. GALE (2) m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Middle English gaile "jovial".
585. GALEN m English
     Modern form of the Greek name Γαληνορ (Galenos), which meant "calm" from Greek γαληνη (galene)
586. GALLAGHER m Irish, English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Gallchobhair meaning "descendent of Gallchobhar"
587. GARETH m Welsh, English (British), Welsh Mythology
     Meaning unknown
588. GAREY m English
     Variant of GARY
589. GARFIELD m English
     From a surname meaning "triangle field" in Old English
590. GARLAND m English
     From a surname meaning "triangle land" from Old English gara and land
591. GARNET (2) m & f English
     From an occupational English surname which referred either to a person who made hinges (Old French carne) or who
     sold pomegranates (Old French pome grenate).
592. GARNETT m & f English
     Variant of GARNET (2)
593. GARRET m English
     From a surname which was a variant of GARRETT.
594. GARRETT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name GERALD or GERARD
595. GARRICK m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a given name meaning "spear power" from Germanic ger "spear"
     and ric "power".
596. GARRY m English
     Either a variant of GARY or from the name of a Scottish river.
597. GARTH m English
     From a surname meaning "garden" in Old Norse, originally denoting one who lived near or worked in a garden.
598. GARY m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a Norman given name, which was itself originally a short form of
     names beginning with the Germanic element ger, gar meaning "spear"
599. GAVIN m English, Scottish
     Medieval form of GAWAIN
600. GAYELORD m English (Rare)
     Variant of GAYLORD
601. GAYLE f & m English
     Variant of GAIL or GALE (2)
602. GAYLORD m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Old French gaillard "high-spirited, boistrous"
603. GEFFREY m English (Rare)
     Variant of GEOFFREY
604. GENE m English
     Short form of EUGENE
605. GEOFF m English
     Short form of GEOFFREY
606. GEOFFREY m English
     From a Norman French form of a Germanic name
607. GEORDIE m English
     Diminutive of GEORGE
608. GEORGE m English, Romanian
     From the Greek name Γεωπγιορ (Georgios) which was derived from the Greek word γεωπγορ (georgos) meaning
     "farmer, earthworker", itself derived from the elements γη (ge) "earth" and επγον(ergon) "work"
609. GEORGIE f & m English
     Diminutive of GEORGIA or GEORGE
610. GERALD m English, German
     From a Germanic name meaning "rule of the spear", from the elements ger "spear" and wald "rule"
611. GERARD m English, Dutch
     Derived from the Germanic element ger "spear" combined with hard "brave, hardy"
612. GERMAN (1) m English
     English form of GERMANUS
613. GERRARD m English (Rare)
     Variant of GERARD
614. GERRY m & f English, Dutch
     Diminutive of GERALD, GERARD or GERALDINE
615. GERVASE m English (Rare)
     English form of GERVASIUS
616. GIB m English
     Medieval diminutive of GILBERT
617. GIDEON m Biblical, English, Hebrew
     Means "feller" or "hewer" in Hebrew
618. GIFFARD m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name GEBHARD.
619. GIL (2) m English
     Short form of GILBERT and other names beginning with Gil.
620. GILBERT m English, French, Dutch, German, Ancient Germanic
     Means "bright pledge", derived from the Germanic elements gisil "pledge, hostage" and beraht "bright"
621. GILES m English
     From the Late Latin name Aegidius, which is derived from Greek αιγιδιον (aigidion) meaning "young goat"
622. GLADWIN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the Old English given name GLÆDWINE.
623. GLADWYN m English (Rare)
     Variant of GLADWIN
624. GLANVILLE m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was taken from a Norman place name which possibly meant "domain of (a person
     named) Gland" in Old French.
625. GLEN m Scottish, English
     Variant of GLENN
626. GLENN m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from Gaelic gleann "valley"
627. GODDARD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the Germanic given name GOTAHARD
628. GODFREY m English
     From the Germanic name Godafrid, which meant "peace of god" from the Germanic elements god "god"
     and frid "peace"
629. GOODWIN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the given name GODWINE.
630. GORD m English
     Short form of GORDON
631. GORDEN m English
     Variant of GORDON
632. GORDIE m English
     Diminutive of GORDON
633. GORDON m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "great hill"
634. GORDY m English
     Diminutive of GORDON
635. GORE m English (Rare)
     From an English surname meaning "triangular" (from Old English gara), originally referring to someone who lived
     on a triangular piece of land
636. GOSSE m English (Rare)
     From an English and French surname which was originally derived from the Norman given name Gosse, a diminutive
     of Germanic names beginning with the element god "god".
637. GRADY m Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Grádaigh meaning "descendent of Grádaigh"
638. GRAEME m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of GRAHAM.
639. GRAHAM m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname which was originally derived from an English place name which probably meant "gravelly
     homestead" in Old English
640. GRAHAME m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of GRAHAM.
641. GRANT m English, Scottish
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from Norman French grand meaning "great, large"
642. GRANVILLE m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a Norman place name meaning "large town" in Old French.
643. GRAY m English
     From an English surname meaning "gray", originally given to a person who had gray hair or clothing.
644. GRAYSON m English (Modern)
     From an English surname meaning "son of the steward", derived from Middle English greyve "steward".
645. GREER f & m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the given name GREGOR.
646. GREG m English
     Short form of GREGORY
647. GREGG m English
     Short form of GREGORY
648. GREGORY m English
     English form of Latin Gregorius, which was from the Late Greek name Γπηγοπιορ (Gregorios), derived
     from γπηγοπορ (gregoros) meaning "watchful, alert"
649. GRENVILLE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of GRANVILLE.
650. GRESHAM m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "grazing homestead" in Old English.
651. GREY m English (Rare)
     Variant of GRAY
652. GREYSON m English (Modern)
     Variant of GRAYSON
653. GRIER m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the given name GREGORY.
654. GRIFFIN m English
     Latinized form of GRUFFUDD
655. GROSVENOR m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which meant "great hunter" in Norman French.
656. GROVER m English
     From a surname meaning "grove of trees" from Old English graf
657. GUS (1) m English, Scottish
     Short form of AUGUSTUS or ANGUS
658. GUY m English, French
     Norman French form of WIDO
659. GYLES m English (Rare)
     Variant of GILES
660. HADLEY f & m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "heather field" in Old English.
661. HADYN m English (Rare)
     Variant of HAYDEN
662. HAL m English
     Medieval diminutive of HARRY
663. HALE m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "nook, retreat" in Old English.
664. HALL m English
     From a surname which was derived from Old English heall "manor, hall", originally belonging to a person who lived
     or worked in a manor.
665. HALLAM m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning either "at the rocks" or "at the nook" in Old English.
666. HAMILTON m English
     From a surname meaning "crooked hill" in Old English, which was originally taken from the name of a town in
     England (which no longer exists)
667. HAMMOND m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from either the Germanic given name Haimund which meant "home
     protection" or else from the Old Norse given name Hámundr which meant "high protection".
668. HAMNET m English (Archaic)
     Diminutive of HAMO
669. HAMO m English (Archaic)
     Norman form of HAIMO
670. HAMON m English (Archaic)
     Variant of HAMO
671. HANK m English
     Originally a short form of Hankin which was a medieval diminutive of JOHN
672. HAPPY f & m English (Rare)
     From the English word happy.
673. HARDING m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name Heard, which was itself a short form of various
     Old English names containing the element heard meaning "brave, hardy"
674. HARDY m English
     From a surname which was derived from Middle English hardi "brave, hardy".
675. HARLAN m English
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning "hare land" in Old English
676. HARLAND m English
     From a surname which was a variant of HARLAN.
677. HARLEY m & f English
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning "hare clearing" from Old English hara "hare"
     and leah "clearing".
678. HARMON m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name HERMAN.
679. HAROLD m English
     From the Old English name Hereweald meaning "leader of the army", derived from the elements here "army"
     and weald "leader, ruler"
680. HARPER f & m English
     From an Old English surname which originally belonged to a person who played the harp or who made harps
681. HARRIS m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name HARRY.
682. HARRISON m English
     From an English surname which meant "son of HARRY"
683. HARRY m English
     Medieval English form of HENRY
684. HARTLEY m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "hart clearing" in Old English.
685. HARVE m English
     Short form of HARVEY
686. HARVEY m English
     From the Breton given name Haerviu, which meant "battle worthy", from haer "battle" and viu "worthy"
687. HARVIE m English
     Variant of HARVEY
688. HAVEN f & m English
     From the English word for a safe place, derived ultimately from Old English hæfen.
689. HAYDEN m & f English
     From an English surname meaning "hay valley", derived from Old English heg "hay" and denu "valley".
690. HAYDN m English (British)
     From a German surname meaning "heathen"
691. HAYWOOD m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "fenced wood" in Old English.
692. HEADLEY m English (Rare)
     Variant of HEDLEY
693. HEATH m English
     From an English surname which denoted one who lived on a heath
694. HECTOR m English, French, Greek Mythology (Latinized)
     Latinized form of Greek ‘Δκηωπ (Hektor), which was derived from ‘εκηωπ (hektor) "holding fast", ultimately
     from εσω (echo) meaning "to hold, to possess"
695. HEDLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "leather clearing" in Old English.
696. HENDERSON m English
     From a Scottish surname meaning "son of HENRY".
697. HENRY m English
     From the Germanic name Heimirich which meant "home ruler", composed of the elements heim "home"
     and ric "power, ruler"
698. HERB m English
     Short form of HERBERT
699. HERBERT m English, German, French, Slovene, Polish
     Derived from the Germanic elements hari "army" and beraht "bright"
700. HERBIE m English
     Diminutive of HERBERT
701. HERMAN m English, Dutch, Scandinavian, Slovene, Ancient Germanic
     Means "army man", derived from the Germanic elements hari "army" and man "man"
702. HERVEY m English
     Variant of HARVEY
703. HEWIE m English (Rare)
     Variant of HUGHIE
704. HILARY f & m English
     Medieval English form of HILARIUS or HILARIA
705. HILDRED f & m English
     Possibly from the Old English masculine name Hildræd, which was composed of the elements hild "battle"
     and ræd "counsel"
706. HIRAM m Biblical, English, Biblical Hebrew
     Probably of Phoenician origin, though it could be from Hebrew meaning "exalted brother"
707. HOLDEN m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "deep valley" in Old English
708. HOLLIS m & f English
     From an English surname which was derived from Middle English holis "holly trees"
709. HOMER m English, Ancient Greek (Anglicized)
     From the Greek name ‘Ομηπορ (Homeros), derived from ‘ομηπορ (homeros) meaning "hostage, pledge"
710. HORACE m English, French
     English and French form of HORATIUS, and the name by which the Roman poet Quintus Horatius Flaccus is
     commonly known those languages
711. HORATIO m English
     Variant of HORATIUS
712. HOWARD m English
     From an English surname which can derive from several different sources: the Anglo-Norman given name Huard,
     which was from the Germanic elements hug "heart, mind" and hard "brave, hardy"; the Anglo-Scandinavian given
     name Haward, from the Old Norse elements há "high" and varðr "guardian"; or the Middle English
     term ewehirde meaning "ewe herder"
713. HOWIE m English
     Diminutive of HOWARD
714. HOYT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Middle English hoit "stick", originally a nickname for a thin
     person.
715. HUBERT m English, German, Dutch, French, Polish, Ancient Germanic
     Means "bright heart", derived from the Germanic elements hug "heart, mind" and beraht "bright"
716. HUDSON m English
     From a surname which meant "son of Hudde", Hudde being a medieval diminutive of HUGH or RICHARD
717. HUEY m English
     Variant of HUGHIE
718. HUGH m English
     From the Germanic element hug, meaning "heart, mind, spirit"
719. HUGHIE m English
     Diminutive of HUGH
720. HUGO m Spanish, Portuguese, English, Dutch, German, Scandinavian, Ancient Germanic (Latinized)
     Latinized form of HUGH
721. HUMBERT m German, French, English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
     Means "famous warrior", derived from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and beraht "famous"
722. HUMPHREY m English
     Means "peaceful warrior" from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and frid "peace"
723. HUMPHRY m English (Rare)
     Variant of HUMPHREY
724. HUNTER m & f English
     From an occupational English surname which was derived from Middle English huntere meaning "hunter"
725. HYRAM m English (Rare)
     Variant of HIRAM
726. IAN m Scottish, English
     Modern Scottish form of JOHN
727.
728. IGGY m English
     Diminutive of IGNATIUS
729. IKE m English
     Diminutive of ISAAC
730. ILBERT m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name HILDEBERT.
731. INDIANA f & m English
     From the name of the American state, which means "land of the Indians"
732. INDIGO f & m English (Rare)
     From the English word indigo for the purplish-blue dye or the colour
733. INGRAM m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name Engelram
734. INIGO m English (Rare)
     English form of IÑIGO
735. IRA (1) m Biblical, English, Hebrew
     Means "watchful" in Hebrew
736. IRVIN m English
     From a surname which was a variant of either IRVING or IRWIN.
737. IRVINE m English, Scottish
     Variant of IRVING
738. IRVING m English, Scottish
     From a Scottish surname which was in turn derived from a Scottish place name
739. IRWIN m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Old English given name EOFORWINE.
740. ISAAC m English, Hebrew (Anglicized), Biblical, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name         (Yitzchaq) which meant "he laughs"
741. ISADOR m English (Rare)
     Variant of ISIDORE
742. ISADORE m English
     Variant of ISIDORE
743. ISAIAH m English, Hebrew (Anglicized), Biblical
     From the Hebrew name           (Yesha'yahu) meaning "YAHWEH is salvation"
744. ISIAH m English
     Variant of ISAIAH
745.
     Feminine form of ISIDORE
746. ISIDORE m English, French, Hebrew
     From the Greek name Ιζιδωπορ (Isidoros) which meant "gift of Isis", from the name of the Egyptian
     goddess ISIS combined with Greek δωπον (doron) "gift"
747. ISRAEL m Hebrew (Anglicized), English, Biblical, Biblical Greek
     From the Hebrew name          (Yisra'el) meaning "God contended"
748. ISSAC m English
     Variant of ISAAC
749. ISSY m & f English
     Diminutive of ISIDORE, ISABELLA and other names beginning with Is.
750. IVAN m Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Croatian, Czech, Slovene, Macedonian, English
     Newer form of the old Slavic name Іѡ аннъ (Ioannu), which was derived from Greek Ioannes (see JOHN)
751. IVOR m Irish, Scottish, Welsh, English (British)
     From the Old Norse name Ívarr, which was derived from the elements yr "yew, bow" and arr "warrior"
752. IVORY m & f English (African American)
     From the English word for the hard, creamy-white substance which makes up the tusks of elephants and was formerly
     used to produce piano keys.
753. IZZY m & f English
     Diminutive of ISIDORE, ISABEL, ISRAEL, and other names beginning with a similar sound.
754. JACK m English
     Derived from Jackin (earlier Jankin), a medieval diminutive of JOHN
755. JACKIE m & f English
     Diminutive of either JACK or JACQUELINE
756. JACKSON m English
     From an English surname which means "son of JACK".
757. JACOB m English, Dutch, Scandinavian, Biblical
     From the Latin Iacobus, which was from the Greek Ιακωβορ (Iakobos), which was from the Hebrew
     name        (Ya'aqov)
758. JADEN m & f English (Modern)
     An invented name, using the popular aden suffix sound found in such names as Braden, Hayden and Aidan
759. JADYN f & m English (Modern)
     Variant of JADEN
760. JAE m English (Rare)
     Variant of JAY (1)
761. JAIDEN m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of JADEN
762. JAKE m English
     Medieval variant of JACK
763. JALEN m English (African American, Modern)
     An invented name
764. JAMAAR m English (Rare)
     Variant of JAMAR
765. JAMAR m English (African American)
     Recently created name, possibly a blend of JAMAL and LAMAR
766. JAMES m English, Biblical
     English form of the Late Latin name Iacomus which was derived from Ιακωβορ (Iakobos), the New Testament Greek
     form of the Hebrew name Ya'aqov (see JACOB)
767. JAMEY m English
     Diminutive of JAMES
768. JAMIE m & f Scottish, English
     Originally a Lowland Scots diminutive of JAMES
769. JAMISON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of JAMES".
770.
     Variant of JANINE
771. JAQUAN m English (African American, Modern)
     Combination of the popular name elements Ja and quan.
772.
     Variant of JACQUELINE
773. JARED m English, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name        (Yared) or    (Yered) meaning "descent"
774. JAROD m English
     Variant of JARED
775. JARON m English (Modern)
     Invented name, probably based on JARED and DARREN.
776. JARRED m English
     Variant of JARED
777. JARRETT m English
     From a surname which was a variant of GARRETT.
778. JARROD m English
     Variant of JARED
779. JARVIS m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name GERVAIS.
780. JASON m English, French, Greek Mythology (Anglicized), Biblical
     From the Greek name Ιαζων (Iason), which was derived from Greek ιαζθαι (iasthai) "to heal"
781. JASPER m English, Judeo-Christian Legend
     Means "treasurer" in Persian
782. JAXON m English (Modern)
     Variant of JACKSON
783. JAY (1) m English
     Short form of names beginning with the sound J, such as JAMES or JASON
784. JAYCOB m English (Rare)
     Variant of JACOB
785. JAYDEN m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of JADEN
786. JAYDON m English (Modern)
     Variant of JADEN
787. JAYLEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of JALEN
788. JAYLIN m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of JALEN
789. JAYLON m English (Modern)
     Variant of JALEN
790. JAYMES m English (Modern)
     Variant of JAMES
791. JAYSON m English
     Variant of JASON
792. JEB m English
     Sometimes a diminutive of JACOB
793. JED m English
     Short form of JEDIDIAH
794. JEFF m English
     Short form of JEFFREY
795. JEFFERSON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of JEFFREY"
796. JEFFERY m English
     Variant of JEFFREY
797. JEFFREY m English
     Medieval variant of GEOFFREY
798. JEFFRY m English
     Variant of JEFFREY
799. JEM m English (Archaic)
     Medieval form of JAMES
800. JEMMY m English (Archaic)
     Medieval diminutive of JAMES
801.
     Originally a medieval diminutive of JANE
802. JEP m English (Archaic)
     Medieval diminutive of GEOFFREY
803. JEPSON m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which meant "son of JEP".
804. JEPTHA m English (Archaic)
     Variant of JEPHTHAH
805. JERALD m English
     Variant of GERALD
806. JERE m Finnish, English
     Diminutive of JEREMIAH
807. JEREMIAH m English, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name         (Yirmiyahu) which meant "YAHWEH has uplifted"
808. JEREMY m English, Biblical (Variant)
     Medieval English form of JEREMIAH, and the form used in some versions of the New Testament.
809. JERMAINE m English
     Variant of GERMAIN
810. JEROLD m English
     Variant of GERALD
811. JEROME m English
     From the Greek name ‘Ιεπωνςμορ (Hieronymos) meaning "sacred name"
812. JERRARD m English (Rare)
     Variant of GERARD
813. JERRED m English (Rare)
     Variant of JARED
814. JERROD m English
     Variant of JARED
815. JERROLD m English
     Variant of GERALD
816. JERRY m & f English
     Diminutive of JEREMY, JEROME, GERALD, GERALDINE, and other names beginning with the same sound.
817. JERVIS m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of JARVIS.
818. JESS m & f English
     Short form of JESSE or JESSICA
819. JESSE m English, Dutch, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name         (Yishay) which possibly meant "gift"
820. JESSIE (2) m English
     Variant of JESSE
821. JETT m English (Modern)
     From the English word jet, which denotes either a jet aircraft or an intense black colour (the words derive from
     different sources).
822. JEWEL f & m English
     In part from the English word jewel, a precious stone, derived from Old French jouel, which was possibly related
     to jeu "game"
823. JEWELL f & m English
     Variant of JEWEL
824. JIM m English
     Medieval diminutive of JAMES
825. JIMI m English
     Diminutive of JAMES
826. JIMMIE m & f English
     Diminutive or feminine form of JAMES
827. JIMMY m English
     Diminutive of JAMES
828. JOBY m English (Rare)
     Diminutive of JOB
829. JOCELYN f & m English, French
     From the Germanic masculine name Gautselin, which was derived from the name of a Germanic tribe, the Gauts
830. JODY f & m English
     Probably either a variant of JUDY or a diminutive of JOSEPH
831. JOE m English
     Short form of JOSEPH
832. JOEL m English, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name          (Yo'el) meaning "YAHWEH is God"
833. JOEY m English
     Diminutive of JOSEPH
834. JOHN m English, Biblical
     English form of Iohannes, the Latin form of the Greek name Ιωαννηρ (Ioannes), itself derived from the Hebrew
     name       (Yochanan) meaning "YAHWEH is gracious"
835. JOHNATHAN m English
     Variant of JONATHAN
836. JOHNATHON m English
     Variant of JONATHAN
837. JOHNIE m & f English
     Diminutive of JOHN, sometimes used as a feminine form.
838. JOHNNIE m & f English
     Diminutive of JOHN, sometimes used as a feminine form.
839. JOHNNY m English
     Diminutive of JOHN
840. JOJO m & f English
     Diminutive of JOSEPH, JOLENE, and other names that begin with Jo.
841. JOLYON m English (Rare)
     Medieval form of JULIAN
842. JON (2) m English
     Short form of JONATHAN, or sometimes a variant of JOHN.
843. JONAH m English, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name          (Yonah) meaning "dove"
844. JONATHAN m English, German, Scandinavian, Dutch, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name            (Yehonatan) (contracted to      (Yonatan)) meaning "YAHWEH has given"
845. JONATHON m English
     Variant of JONATHAN
846. JONNY m English
     Diminutive of JONATHAN
847. JONTY m English (British)
     Diminutive of JONATHAN
848. JOOLS m & f English
     Diminutive of JULIAN or JULIA
849. JORDAN m & f English, Biblical, Macedonian
     From the name of the river which flows between the countries of Jordan and Israel
850. JORDON m English
     Variant of JORDAN
851. JOSEPH m English, French, German, Biblical
     From Ioseph, the Latin form of Greek Ιωζηθ (Ioseph), which was from the Hebrew name         (Yosef) meaning "he
     will add"
852. JOSH m English
     Short form of JOSHUA
853. JOSHUA m English, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name          (Yehoshu'a) meaning "YAHWEH is salvation"
854. JOSIAH m Biblical, English
     Means "YAHWEH supports" in Hebrew
855. JOSS f & m English
     Short form of JOCELYN
856. JOYCE f & m English
     From the (masculine) medieval name Josse, which was derived from the earlier Iudocus, which was a Latinized form
     of the Breton name Judoc meaning "lord"
857. JUDD m English
     From a surname which was derived from a diminutive of the given name JORDAN.
858. JUDE m English, Biblical
     Variant of JUDAS
859. JULES (2) f & m English
     Diminutive of JULIA or JULIAN
860. JULIAN m English, Polish, German
     From the Roman name Iulianus, which was derived from JULIUS
861. JULIUS m Ancient Roman, English, German
     From a Roman family name which was possibly derived from Greek ιοςλορ (ioulos) "downy-bearded"
862. JULYAN m English (Rare)
     Medieval variant of JULIAN
863. JUNIOR m English
     From a nickname which was originally used for a boy who had the same name as his father.
864. JUSTICE m & f English
     From an occupational surname which meant "judge, officer of justice" in Old French
865. JUSTIN m English, French, Slovene
     From the Latin name Iustinus, which was derived from JUSTUS
866. JUSTY m & f English
     Diminutive of JUSTIN or JUSTINE
867. KADE m English (Modern)
     Variant of CADE
868. KADEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of CADEN
869. KALEB m English (Modern)
     English variant of CALEB
870. KAM m English (Modern)
     Short form of KAMERON
871. KAMERON m English (Modern)
     Variant of CAMERON
872. KARL m German, Scandinavian, English, Finnish, Ancient Germanic
     German and Scandinavian form of CHARLES
873. KASEY m & f English
     Variant of CASEY
874. KEATON m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "shed town" in Old English.
875. KEEFE m Irish, English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Caoimh meaning "descendent of Caomh"
876. KEEGAN m Irish, English
     From the Gaelic surname Mac Aodhagáin, which means "descendent of Aodhagán"
877. KEGAN m Irish, English (Modern)
     From a surname which was a variant of KEEGAN.
878. KEIR m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of KERR.
879. KEIRAN m English (Rare)
     Variant of KIERAN
880. KEITH m English, Scottish
     From a Scottish surname which was originally derived from a place name, itself probably derived from
     British cet meaning "wood"
881. KELCEY m & f English (Rare)
     Variant of KELSEY
882. KELLEY f & m English
     Variant of KELLY
883. KELLY m & f Irish, English
     From the Irish given name CEALLACH or the surname derived from it Ó Ceallaigh
884. KELSEY f & m English
     From an English surname which is of disputed meaning
885. KELVIN m English
     From the name of a Scottish river, perhaps meaning "narrow water"
886. KEMP m English (Rare)
     From a surname which meant "warrior, champion, athlete" in Old English.
887. KEN (1) m English
     Short form of KENNETH
888. KENDAL m & f English (Modern), Welsh
     From a surname which was a variant of KENDALL.
889. KENDALL m & f English, Welsh
     From a surname which comes from the name of a city in northwest England meaning "valley of the River Kent".
890. KENDRICK m English
     From a surname which has several different origins
891. KENELM m English (Rare)
     From the Old English name Cenhelm, which was composed of the elements cene "bold, keen" and helm "helmet"
892. KENITH m English (Rare)
     Variant of KENNETH
893. KENNARD m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old English given names Cyneweard or Cyneheard, composed of the
     element cyne "royal" combined with weard "guard" or heard "brave, hardy".
894. KENNEDY f & m English, Irish, Scottish
     From the Gaelic name Cinnéidigh meaning "armoured head" or "misshapen head"
895. KENNETH m Scottish, English, Scandinavian
     Anglicized form of both COINNEACH and CINÁED
896. KENNITH m English
     Variant of KENNETH
897. KENNY m Scottish, English
     Diminutive of KENNETH
898. KENRICK m English (Rare)
     Variant of KENDRICK
899. KENT m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from Kent, the name of a county in England, which may be derived
     from a British word meaning "coastal district".
900. KENTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from an English place name meaning either "town on the River Kenn" or "royal
     town" in Old English.
901. KENYON m English
     From a surname which was derived from an English place name, of uncertain meaning.
902. KENZIE m & f English
     Short form of MACKENZIE
903. KERMIT m English
     From the Irish surname Mac Dhiarmaid, which means "son of DIARMAID"
904. KERR m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from a place name meaning "rough wet ground" in Old Norse.
905. KERRY m & f English
     From the name of the Irish county, called Chiarraí in Irish Gaelic, which means "CIAR's people".
906. KESHAUN m English (African American, Modern)
     Combination of the popular name prefix Ke and SHAUN.
907. KESHAWN m English (African American, Modern)
     Combination of the popular name prefix Ke and SHAWN.
908. KEV m English
     Short form of KEVIN
909. KEVIN m English, Irish, French, German, Dutch, Scandinavian
     Anglicized form of the Irish name Caoimhín, derived from the older Irish Cóemgein, composed of the Old Irish
     elements cóem "kind, gentle, handsome" and gein "birth"
910. KEVYN m & f English (Rare)
     Variant or feminine form of KEVIN
911. KIAN m English (Modern)
     Variant of CIAN
912. KIARAN m English (Rare)
     Anglicized form of CIARÁN
913. KIEFER m English (Modern)
     From a German surname meaning "barrel maker".
914. KIM (1) f & m English
     At the present it is usually considered a short form of KIMBERLY, but it in fact predates it as a given name
915. KIMBALL m English
     From a surname which was derived from either the Welsh given name Cynbel meaning "chief war" or the Old English
     given name Cynebald meaning "royal boldness".
916. KING m English
     From a nickname which derives from the English word king, ultimately from Old English cyning.
917. KINGSLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "king's wood" in Old English.
918. KIP m English
     From a nickname, probably from the English word kipper meaning "male salmon".
919. KIPLING m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "Cybbel's cottage"
920. KIRBY m English
     From an English surname which was originally from a place name meaning "church settlement" in Old Norse.
921. KIRK m English
     From an English and Scottish surname meaning "church" from Old Norse kirkja, ultimately from Greek
922. KIT m & f English
     Diminutive of CHRISTOPHER or KATHERINE
923. KNOX m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from Old English cnocc "round hill".
924. KODEY m English (Rare)
     Variant of CODY
925. KODY m English (Modern)
     Variant of CODY
926. KOLBY m English (Modern)
     Variant of COLBY
927. KOLE m English (Modern)
     Variant of COLE
928. KONNOR m English (Modern)
     Variant of CONOR
929. KORBIN m English (Modern)
     Variant of CORBIN
930. KOREY m English
     Variant of COREY
931. KORY m English
     Variant of COREY
932. KRIS m & f English, Danish
     Short form of KRISTIAN, KRISTOFFER, and other names beginning with Kris.
933. KRISTOPHER m English
     Variant of CHRISTOPHER
934. KURTIS m English
     Variant of CURTIS
935. KYLE m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from Gaelic caol meaning "narrows, channel, strait".
936. KYLER m English (Modern)
     Probably a variant of KYLE, blending it with TYLER
937. KYNASTON m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "CYNEFRIÐ's town" in Old
     English.
938. LACEY f & m English
     From a surname which was derived from Lassy, the name of a town in Normandy
939. LACY f & m English
     From a surname which was a variant of LACEY
940. LAIRD m English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname meaning "landowner".
941. LAKE m English (Rare)
     From the English word lake, for the inland body of water
942. LAMAR m English
     From a French and English surname, originally from a place name in Normandy, which was derived from Old
     French la mare meaning "the pool".
943. LAMBERT m German, Dutch, French, English, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements land "land" and beraht "bright"
944. LAMONT m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the Old Norse given name Logmaðr meaning "law man".
945. LANCE m English
     From the Germanic name Lanzo, originally a short form of names that began with the element land meaning "land"
946. LANDON m English
     From a surname which was derived from an Old English place name meaning "long hill" (effectively meaning
     "ridge").
947. LANE m English
     From a surname meaning "lane, path" which originally belonged to a person who lived near a lane.
948. LANFORD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "long ford" in Old English.
949. LANGDON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of the surname LANDON.
950. LANNY m English
     Diminutive of LANCE, LANDON, and other names beginning with Lan.
951. LARKIN m English
     From a surname which was itself originally derived from the given name LAURENCE (1).
952. LARRIE m English
     Diminutive of LAURENCE (1)
953. LARRY m English
     Diminutive of LAURENCE (1)
954. LASHAWN f & m English (African American)
     Combination of the popular prefix La with the name SHAWN.
955. LASHAY m English (African American, Rare)
     Combination of the popular name prefix La and SHAY (1).
956. LAUREN f & m English
     Variant or feminine form of LAURENCE (1)
957. LAURENCE (1) m English
     From the Roman cognomen Laurentius, which meant "from Laurentum"
958. LAURIE f & m English, Dutch
     Diminutive of LAURA or LAURENCE (1)
959. LAVERN m & f English
     Variant of LAVERNE
960. LAVERNE f & m English
     From a surname which was derived from a French place name, ultimately derived from the Gaulish
     word vern meaning "alder"
961. LAWRENCE m English
     Variant of LAURENCE (1)
962. LAWRIE m English
     Diminutive of LAWRENCE
963. LAWSON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of LAURENCE (1)".
964. LAYNE m English
     Variant of LANE
965. LAYTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "settlement with a leek garden" in Old
     English.
966. LAZ m English
     Diminutive of LARRY
967. LEE m & f English
     From a surname which was derived from Old English leah "meadow"
968. LEIGH f & m English
     From a surname which was a variant of LEE.
969. LEIGHTON m English
     From a surname which was a variant of LAYTON.
970. LEITH m English (Rare)
     From a surname, originally from the name of a Scottish town (now a district of Edinburgh), which is derived from
     Gaelic lìte "wet, damp"
971. LELAND m English
     From a surname, originally from an English place name, which meant "fallow land" in Old English
972. LEMOINE m English (Rare)
     From a French surname meaning "the monk" in French.
973. LEN m English
     Short form of LEONARD
974. LENARD m English
     Variant of LEONARD
975. LENNARD m English (Rare)
     Variant of LEONARD
976. LENNIE m & f English, Swedish
     Diminutive of LEONARD, LENNART or LENA
977. LENNON m Scottish, English (Rare)
     Anglicized form of the Irish surname Ó Leannáin, which means "descendent of Leannán"
978. LENNOX m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the name of a district in Scotland, the Levenach.
979. LENNY m & f English, Swedish
     Diminutive of LEONARD, LENNART or LENA
980. LENOX m Scottish, English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of LENNOX.
981. LEO m German, Dutch, English, Croatian, Late Roman
     Derived from Latin leo "lion", a cognate of LEON
982. LEON m English, German, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Ancient Greek
     Derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion"
983. LEONARD m English, Polish, Ancient Germanic
     Means "brave lion", derived from the Germanic elements levon "lion" and hard "brave, hardy"
984. LEOPOLD m German, Dutch, English, Slovene, Polish
     Derived from the Germanic elements leud "people" and bald "bold"
985. LEROI m English (Rare)
     Variant of LEROY
986. LEROY m English
     From the French nickname le roi meaning "the king"
987. LES m English
     Short form of LESLIE or LESTER
988. LESLEY f & m English
     Variant of LESLIE
989. LESLIE f & m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from a Scottish place name, probably derived from Gaelic leas
     celyn meaning "garden of holly"
990. LESTER m English
     From a surname which was derived from the name of the city of Leicester, originally denoting a person who was from
     that place
991. LEVI m Biblical, Hebrew, English, Biblical Latin
     Means "attached" in Hebrew
992. LEWIN m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name LEOFWINE.
993. LEWIS m English
     Medieval English form of LOUIS
994. LEX m English, Dutch
     Short form of ALEXANDER
995. LEYTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of LAYTON.
996. LINCOLN m English
     From a surname which was originally from the name of a city in England, derived from Welsh llyn "lake, pool" and
     Latin colonia "colony"
997. LINDEN m English
     From a surname which was a variant of LYNDON.
998. LINDON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of LYNDON.
999. LINDSAY f & m English, Scottish
     From an English and Scottish surname which was originally derived from a place name in Lincolnshire meaning
     "island of Lincoln" in Old English
1000.LINDSEY f & m English, Scottish
     Variant of LINDSAY
1001.LINDY m & f English
     Originally this was a masculine name, coming into use in America in 1927 when the dance called the Lindy Hop
     became popular
1002.LINFORD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally taken from place names meaning either "flax ford" or "lime tree ford" in Old
     English.
1003.LINTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from place names meaning either "flax town" or "lime tree town" in Old
     English.
1004.LINWOOD m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "stream forest" in Old English.
1005.LLOYD m English
     From a surname which was derived from Welsh llwyd meaning "grey"
1006.LOGAN m & f Scottish, English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a Scottish place name meaning "little hollow" in Scottish Gaelic.
1007.LON m English
     Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound
1008.LONDON m & f English (Modern)
     From the name of the capital city of the United Kingdom, the meaning of which is uncertain
1009.LONNIE m English
     Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound.
1010.LONNY m English
     Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound.
1011.LOREN m & f English
     Either a short form of LAURENCE (1) (masculine) or a variant of LAUREN (feminine).
1012.LORIN m English
     Variant of LOREN
1013.LORN m English (Rare)
     Variant of LORNE
1014.LORNE m English
     From the title 'Marquis of Lorne', which was based on the Scottish place name Lorne, of unknown meaning
1015.LORRIN m English (Rare)
     Variant of LOREN
1016.LOU f & m English, French
     Short form of LOUISE or LOUIS
1017.LOUIE m English
     Diminutive of LOUIS
1018.LOUIS m French, English, Dutch
     French form of Ludovicus, the Latinized form of LUDWIG
1019.LOVEL m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of LOWELL.
1020.LOVELL m English
     From a surname which was a variant of LOWELL.
1021.LOWELL m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a Norman French nickname, from lou "wolf" and a diminutive
     suffix
1022.LOYD m English
     Variant of LLOYD
1023.LUCAS m English, Dutch, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Biblical Latin
     Latin form of Loukas (see LUKE).
1024.LUCIAN m Romanian, English
     Romanian and English form of LUCIANUS
1025.LUCIUS m Ancient Roman, Biblical, English
     Roman praenomen, or given name, which was derived from Latin lux "light"
1026.LUCKY m English
     From a nickname given to a lucky person
1027.LUKE m English, Biblical
     English form of the Greek name Λοςκαρ (Loukas) which meant "from Lucania", Lucania being a region in Italy
1028.LUTHER m English
     From a German surname, itself from the Germanic given name Leuthar which was composed of the
     elements leud "people" and hari "army"
1029.LYALL m English (Rare)
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the Old Norse given name Liulfr (which was derived in part
     from úlfr "wolf").
1030.LYLE m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Norman French l'isle "island".
1031.LYNDON m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "lime tree hill" in Old English
1032.LYNN f & m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Welsh llyn "lake"
1033.LYNTON m English (Rare)
     Variant of LINTON
1034.LYNWOOD m English
     Variant of LINWOOD
1035.MACK (1) m English
     From a surname which was originally a shortened form of various Gaelic surnames beginning with Mac or Mc (from
     Gaelic mac meaning "son")
1036.MACKENZIE f & m English
     From the Gaelic surname Mac Coinnich, which means "son of COINNEACH"
1037.MADDOX m English (Modern)
     From a Welsh surname meaning "son of MADOC"
1038.MADISON f & m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of MAUD"
1039.MAITLAND m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was from a Norman French place name possibly meaning "inhospitable".
1040.MAJOR m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from the given name Mauger, an Old French form of the Germanic
     name Malger meaning "council spear"
1041.MALACHI m Biblical, Hebrew, English, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name           (Mal'akhiy) meaning "my messenger" or "my angel"
1042.MALAKAI m English (Modern)
     Variant of MALACHI
1043.MALCOLM m Scottish, English
     From Scottish Máel Coluim which means "disciple of Saint COLUMBA"
1044.MALCOM m English
     Variant of MALCOLM
1045.MALONE m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Maoil Eoin meaning "descendent of a disciple of Saint JOHN".
1046.MANLEY m English
     From an English surname, originally a place name, meaning "common clearing" in Old English.
1047.MANNY m English
     Short form of EMMANUEL
1048.MANSEL m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which originally referred to a person who came from the French city of Le Mans.
1049.MANUEL m Spanish, Portuguese, German, Romanian, English, Italian, Late Greek (Latinized)
     Spanish and Portuguese form of EMMANUEL
1050.MARCUS m Ancient Roman, Biblical Latin, English, Scandinavian
     Roman praenomen, or given name, which was probably derived from the name of the Roman god MARS
1051.MARIA f & m Italian, Portuguese, Catalan, German, Scandinavian, Dutch, Frisian, Greek, Polish, Romanian, Engl
     ish, Finnish, Icelandic, Corsican, Basque, Biblical Greek, Biblical Latin, Old Church Slavic
     Latin form of Greek Μαπια, from Hebrew           (see MARY)
1052.
1053.MARION (2) m English
     From a French surname which was derived from MARION (1)
1054.MARLIN m English
     Possibly a variant of MERLIN
1055.MARLON m English
     Meaning unknown
1056.MARLOWE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "drained lake" in Old English.
1057.MARMADUKE m English (British, Rare)
     Possibly derived from the Old Irish name Máel Máedóc meaning "disciple of Saint MÁEDÓC"
1058.MARQUIS m English (African American)
     From a noble title which was derived from the Old French word marchis "march, borderland", which originally
     referred to someone who ruled on the borderlands of a realm.
1059.MARQUISE m English (African American, Modern)
     Variant of MARQUIS
1060.MARSHAL m English
     Variant of MARSHALL
1061.MARSHALL m English
     From a surname which originally denoted a person who was a marshal
1062.MARTIE m English
     Diminutive of MARTIN
1063.MARTIN m English, French, German, Scandinavian, Russian, Romanian, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, Croatian, Hung
     arian, Bulgarian, Finnish
     From the Roman name Martinus, which was derived from Martis, the genitive case of the name of the Roman
     god MARS
1064.MARTY m English
     Diminutive of MARTIN
1065.MARVIN m English, German
     Probably from an English surname which was derived from the given name MERVYN
1066.MARVYN m English (Rare)
     Variant of MARVIN
1067.MASON m English
     From an English surname meaning "stoneworker", from an Old French word of Germanic origin (akin to Old
     English macian "to make").
1068.MASTERMAN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which originally belonged to a person who worked as a servant.
1069.MAT m English
     Short form of MATTHEW
1070.MATHEW m English
     Variant of MATTHEW
1071.MATT m English
     Short form of MATTHEW
1072.MATTHEW m English, Biblical
     English form of Μαηθαιορ (Matthaios), which was a Greek form of the Hebrew name          (Mattityahu) meaning
     "gift of YAHWEH"
1073.MATTIE f & m English
     Diminutive of MATILDA or MATTHEW
1074.MATTY (1) m English
     Diminutive of MATTHEW
1075.MAURICE m English, French
     From the Roman name Mauritius, a derivative of MAURUS
1076.MAVERICK m English
     Derived from the English word maverick meaning "independent"
1077.MAX m German, English, Scandinavian, Dutch
     Short form of MAXIMILIAN (or sometimes of MAXWELL in English).
1078.MAXIMILIAN m German, English, Scandinavian
     From the Roman name Maximilianus, which was derived from MAXIMUS
1079.MAXIMILLIAN m English
     Variant of MAXIMILIAN
1080.MAXWELL m English
     From a Scottish surname meaning "Mack's stream", from the name Mack, a short form of the Scandinavian
     name MAGNUS, combined with Old English wella "stream"
1081.MAYNARD m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name MEGINHARD.
1082.MAYNERD m English (Rare)
     Variant of MAYNARD
1083.MAYSON m English (Rare)
     Variant of MASON
1084.MEADE m & f English (Rare)
     From an English surname which indicated one who lived on a meadow (from Middle English mede) or one who sold
     or made mead (an alcoholic drink made from fermented honey; from Old English meodu).
1085.MEL m & f English
     Short form of MELVIN, MELANIE, MELISSA, and other names beginning with Mel.
1086.MELVILLE m English
     From a Scottish surname which was originally from a French place name meaning "bad settlement"
1087.MELVIN m English
     From a Scottish surname which probably originated as a variant of MELVILLE.
1088.MELVYN m English
     Variant of MELVIN
1089.MEREDITH m & f Welsh, English
     From the Welsh name Maredudd or Meredydd, possibly meaning "great lord" or "sea lord"
1090.
1091.MERIT (1) m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of MERRITT
1092.MERIWETHER m English (Rare)
     From a surname meaning "happy weather" in Middle English, originally belonging to a cheery person
1093.MARK m English, Russian, Dutch, Scandinavian, Biblical
     Form of MARCUS
1094.MERLE f & m English
     Variant of MERRILL or MURIEL
1095.MERLIN m Welsh Mythology, English
     Form of the Welsh name Myrddin (meaning "sea fortress") used by Geoffrey of Monmouth in his 12th-century
     Arthurian tales
1096.MERLYN m & f English
     Variant of MERLIN, sometimes used as a feminine form
1097.MERRICK m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a Norman given name, composed of the Germanic
     elements meri "fame" and ric "power".
1098.MERRILL m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name MURIEL.
1099.MERRITT m English
     From an English surname, originally from a place name, which meant "boundary gate" in Old English.
1100.MERTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town on a lake" in Old English.
1101.MERV m English
     Short form of MERVYN
1102.MERVIN m Welsh, English
     Variant of MERVYN
1103.MERVYN m Welsh, English
     From the Welsh name Merfyn, which possibly meant "marrow famous"
1104.MICAH m Biblical, English
     Contracted form of MICAIAH
1105.MICHAEL m English, German, Czech, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name          (Mikha'el) meaning "who is like God?"
1106.MICHEAL m English
     Variant of MICHAEL
1107.MICK m English
     Short form of MICHAEL
1108.MICKEY m & f English
     Diminutive or feminine form of MICHAEL
1109.MICKY m English
     Diminutive of MICHAEL
1110.MIKE m English
     Short form of MICHAEL
1111.MILBURN m English
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "mill stream" in Old English.
1112.MILES m English
     From the Germanic name Milo, introduced by the Normans to England in the form Miles
1113.MILFORD m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from various place names all meaning "ford by a mill" in Old
     English.
1114.MILLARD m English
     From an occupational English surname which meant "guardian of the mill" in Old English.
1115.MILO m English, Ancient Germanic
     Old Germanic form of MILES, as well as the Latinized form
1116.MILTON m English
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "mill town" in Old English
1117.MITCH m English
     Short form of MITCHELL
1118.MITCHELL m English
     From a surname, itself derived from the given name MICHAEL.
1119.MO f & m English
     Short form of MAUREEN, MAURICE, MORRIS, and other names beginning with a similar sound.
1120.MOE (1) m English
     Short form of MAURICE or MORRIS, or sometimes of other names beginning with a similar sound.
1121.MORDIKAI m English (Rare)
     Variant of MORDECAI
1122.MONROE m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname meaning "the mouth of the Roe" in Gaelic
1123.MONTAGUE m English (Rare)
     From a surname meaning "pointed mountain" in French.
1124.MONTANA f & m English (Modern)
     From the name of the American state, which is derived from Latin montanus "mountainous".
1125.MONTE m English
     Diminutive of MONTGOMERY
1126.MONTGOMERY m English
     From an English surname meaning "GUMARICH's mountain" in Norman French
1127.MONTY m English
     Variant of MONTE
1128.MORGAN (1) m & f Welsh, English, French
     From the Old Welsh masculine name Morcant, which was possibly derived from Welsh mor "sea" and cant "circle"
1129.MORLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally from an Old English place name meaning "marsh clearing".
1130.MORRIS m English
     Usual medieval form of MAURICE
1131.MORT m English
     Short form of MORTON or MORTIMER
1132.MORTIMER m English
     From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "still water" in Old French.
1133.MORTON m English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "moor town" in Old English.
1134.MORTY m English
     Diminutive of MORTON or MORTIMER
1135.MOSES m English, Biblical, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name         (Mosheh) which is most likely derived from Egyptian mes meaning "son", but could also
     possibly mean "deliver" in Hebrew
1136.MOSS m English (Archaic), Hebrew
     Medieval form of MOSES
1137.MURPHY m & f Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Murchadha meaning "descendent of MURCHADH".
1138.MURRAY m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from the region in Scotland called Moray.
1139.MYLES m English
     Variant of MILES
1140.MYRON m English, Ancient Greek
     Derived from Greek μςπον (myron) meaning "sweet oil, perfume"
1141.NAPIER m English (Rare)
     From an English and Scots surname which meant "linen keeper" in Middle English, from Old French nappe "table
     cloth".
1142.NASH m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was derived from the Middle English phrase atten ash "at the ash tree"
1143.NAT m & f English
     Short form of NATHAN, NATHANIEL, NATALIE, or other names beginning with Nat.
1144.NATE m English
     Short form of NATHAN or NATHANIEL
1145.NATHAN m English, French, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Means "giver" in Hebrew
1146.NATHANIEL m English, Biblical (Variant)
     Variant of NATHANAEL
1147.NEAL m English
     Variant of NEIL
1148.NED m English
     Diminutive of EDWARD or EDMUND
1149.NEELY m English
     From a Scottish surname, an Anglicized form of Mac an Fhilidh meaning "son of the poet" in Gaelic.
1150.NEIL m Irish, Scottish, English
     From the Gaelic name Niall, which is of disputed origin, possibly meaning "champion" or "cloud"
1151.NELSON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of NEIL"
1152.NEVIL m English (Rare)
     Variant of NEVILLE
1153.NEVILLE m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "new town" in Norman French.
1154.NEWT m English
     Short form of NEWTON
1155.NEWTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "new town" in Old English
1156.NIC m English
     Short form of NICHOLAS, or sometimes DOMINIC.
1157.NICHOLAS m English, French
     From the Greek name Νικολαορ (Nikolaos) which meant "victory of the people" from Greek νικη (nike) "victory"
     and λαορ (laos) "people"
1158.NICK m English, Dutch
     Short form of NICHOLAS
1159.NICKOLAS m English
     Variant of NICHOLAS
1160.NICKY m & f English
     Diminutive of NICHOLAS or NICOLE
1161.NIGEL m English
     From Nigellus, a medieval Latinized form of NEIL
1162.NIGELLUS m English (Archaic)
     Latin form of NIGEL
1163.NIKOLAS m English, Greek
     Variant of NICHOLAS or NIKOLAOS
1164.NILES m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name NEIL.
1165.NOAH (1) m English, Biblical
     Derived from the Hebrew name      (Noach) meaning "rest, comfort"
1166.NOBLE m English
     From an English surname meaning "noble, notable"
1167.NOEL m English
     English form of NOËL
1168.NOLAN m Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Nualláin meaning "descendent of Nuallán"
1169.NORBERT m German, English, Dutch, French, Hungarian, Polish, Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements nord "north" and beraht "bright"
1170.NORM m English
     Short form of NORMAN
1171.NORMAN m English, Ancient Germanic
     From an old Germanic byname meaning "northman", referring to a Viking
1172.NORMAND m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name NORMAN.
1173.NORRIS m English
     From an English surname which meant "northerner" in Old French.
1174.NORTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "north town" in Old English.
1175.NORWOOD m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from a place name meaning "north wood" in Old English.
1176.NOWELL m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the given name NOEL.
1177.OCEAN m & f English (Rare)
     Simply from the English word ocean for a large body of water
1178.ODELL m & f English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "woad hill" in Old English
1179.OGDEN m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "oak valley" in Old English
1180.OLI m English
     Short form of OLIVER
1181.OLIVER m English, German, Scandinavian, Finnish, Estonian, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian, Czech, Slovak
     From Olivier, a Norman French form of a Germanic name such as ALFHER or an Old Norse name such
     as Áleifr (see OLAF)
1182.OLLIE m & f English
     Diminutive of OLIVER, OLIVIA or OLIVE
1183.ORA (1) f & m English
     Perhaps based on Latin oro "to pray"
1184.ORMOND m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Ruaidh meaning "descendent of RUADH".
1185.ORMONDE m English (Rare)
     Variant of ORMOND
1186.ORRELL m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "ore hill" in Old English.
1187.ORSON m English
     From an English surname which was originally a nickname meaning "bear cub", from a diminutive of Norman
     French ors "bear", ultimately from Latin ursus
1188.ORVAL m English
     Variant of ORVILLE
1189.ORVILLE m English
     This name was invented by the 18th-century writer Fanny Burney, who perhaps intended it to mean "golden city" in
     French
1190.OSBERT m English (Rare)
     Derived from the Old English elements os "god" and beorht "bright"
1191.OSBORN m English
     Derived from the Old English elements os "god" and beorn "bear"
1192.OSBORNE m English
     From a surname which was a variant of OSBORN.
1193.OSBOURNE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of OSBORN.
1194.OSCAR m English, Irish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Scandinavian, Irish Mythology
     Possibly means "deer lover", derived from Gaelic os "deer" and cara "lover"
1195.OSMOND m English (Rare)
     From the Old English elements os "god" and mund "protector"
1196.OSWALD m English, German, Anglo-Saxon
     Derived from the Old English elements os "god" and weald "rule"
1197.OSWIN m English (Rare)
     From the Old English elements os "god" and wine "friend"
1198.OTIS m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the medieval given name Ode, a cognate of OTTO
1199.OTTO m German, Scandinavian, Dutch, English, Finnish, Ancient Germanic
     Later German form of Audo or Odo, originally a short form of various names beginning with the Germanic
     element od meaning "wealth, fortune"
1200.OWEN (1) m Welsh, English
     Modern form of OWAIN
1201.OZ (1) m English
     Short form of OSWALD, OSBORN, and other names beginning with a similar sound.
1202.OZZIE m English
     Diminutive of OSWALD, OSBORN, and other names beginning with a similar sound.
1203.OZZY m English
     Variant of OZZIE
1204.PACE m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the Middle English word pace meaning "peace".
1205.PACEY m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the French place name Pacy, itself derived from Gaulish given
     name of unknown meaning.
1206.PADEN m English (Rare)
     From an Irish and Scottish surname which was derived from a diminutive of PÁDRAIG.
1207.PAGE m English
     From a surname which was a variant of PAIGE.
1208.PALMER m English
     From an English surname meaning "pilgrim"
1209.PANCRAS m English (Archaic)
     Medieval English form of PANCRATIUS
1210.PARKER m & f English
     From an English occupational surname which meant "keeper of the park".
1211.PARRIS m & f English (Rare)
     From an English surname which originally denoted a person who came from the French city of Paris (see PARIS (2)).
1212.PAT m & f English
     Short form of PATRICK or PATRICIA
1213.PATRICK m Irish, English, French, German
     From the Latin name Patricius, which meant "nobleman"
1214.PATSY f & m English, Irish
     Variant of PATTY, also used as a diminutive of PATRICK.
1215.PATTON m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was either derived from a diminutive of PATRICK or else from Middle
     English pate "skull", originally a nickname for a bald man
1216.PAUL m English, French, German, Dutch, Scandinavian, Romanian, Biblical
     From the Roman family name Paulus, which meant "small" or "humble" in Latin
1217.PAULIE m English
     Diminutive of PAUL
1218.PAXTON m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was derived from an English place name meaning "Pœcc's town"
1219.PAYTON f & m English (Modern)
     Variant of PEYTON
1220.PEARCE m English (Rare)
     Variant of PIERCE
1221.PEARL f & m English
     From the English word pearl for the concretions formed in the shells of some mollusks, ultimately from Late
     Latin perla
1222.PEERS m English (Rare)
     Variant of PIERS
1223.PERCE m English
     Short form of PERCY
1224.PERCIVAL m Welsh Mythology, English
     Created by the 12th-century French poet Chrétien de Troyes for his poem 'Perceval, the Story of the Grail'
1225.PERCY m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the name of a Norman town Perci, which was itself perhaps
     derived from a Gaulish personal name which was Latinized as Persius
1226.PEREGRINE m English (Rare)
     From the Late Latin name Peregrinus, which meant "traveller"
1227.PERLIE m & f English (Rare)
     From an occupational surname derived from Middle English perle "pearl", originally given to a person who traded in
     pearls.
1228.PERRY m English
     From a surname which is either English or Welsh in origin
1229.PETE m English
     Short form of PETER
1230.PETER m English, German, Dutch, Scandinavian, Slovene, Slovak, Biblical
     Derived from the Greek Πεηπορ (Petros) meaning "stone"
1231.
1232.PEYTON m & f English
     From a English surname, originally a place name meaning "Pœga's town"
1233.PHIL m English
     Short form of PHILIP and various other names beginning with Phil, often a Greek element meaning "friend, dear,
     beloved".
1234.PHILANDER m English (Archaic), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
     From the Greek name Φιλανδπορ (Philandros) meaning "friend of man" from Greek θιλορ (philos) "friend"
     and ανδπορ (andros) "of a man"
1235.PHILIP m English, Scandinavian, Dutch, Biblical
     From the Greek name Φιλιππορ (Philippos) which means "friend of horses", composed of the
     elements θιλορ (philos) "friend" and ‘ιππορ (hippos) "horse"
1236.PHILLIP m English
     Variant of PHILIP, inspired by the usual spelling of the surname.
1237.PHOENIX m & f English (Modern)
     From the name of a beautiful immortal bird which appears in Egyptian and Greek mythology
1238.PIERCE m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name PIERS.
1239.PIERS m English (British), Medieval French
     Medieval form of PETER
1240.PIP m English
     Diminutive of PHILIP
1241.PLACID m English (Rare)
     English form of Placidus (see PLACIDO).
1242.PORTER m English
     From an occupational English surname meaning "doorkeeper", ultimately from Old French porte "door", from
     Latin porta.
1243.PRESLEY f & m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "priest clearing" (Old
     English preost and leah)
1244.PRESTON m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "priest town" (Old
     English preost and tun).
1245.PRINCE m English
     From the English word prince, a royal title, which comes ultimately from Latin princeps
1246.PROSPER m French, English
     From the Latin name Prosperus, which meant "fortunate, successful"
1247.PURDIE m & f English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the Norman French expression pur die "by God"
1248.QUENTIN m French, English
     French form of the Roman name QUINTINUS
1249.QUIN m English (Rare)
     Variant of QUINN
1250.QUINCEY m English (Rare)
     Variant of QUINCY
1251.QUINCY m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name QUINTUS
1252.QUINLAN m English (Rare)
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Caoinlean meaning "descendent of Caoinlean"
1253.QUINN m & f Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Cuinn meaning "descendent of Cuinn"
1254.QUINTEN m English, Dutch
     Variant and Dutch form of QUENTIN
1255.QUINTIN m English
     Variant of QUENTIN
1256.QUINTON m English
     Variant of QUENTIN, also coinciding with an English surname meaning "queen's town" in Old English.
1257.RADCLIFF m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "red cliff" in Old English.
1258.RADCLYFFE m English (Rare)
     From a surname, a variant of RADCLIFF.
1259.RAEBURN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a Scottish place name meaning "stream where does drink" in
     Middle English
1260.RAFE m English
     Variant of RALPH
1261.RAIN f & m English (Rare)
     Simply from the English word rain, derived from Old English regn.
1262.RALEIGH m English
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning either "red clearing" or "roe deer clearing" in Old English.
1263.RALF m German, Scandinavian, English (Rare)
     Variant of RALPH
1264.RALPH m English, Scandinavian, German
     Contracted form of the Old Norse name RÁÐÚLFR (or its Norman form Radulf)
1265.RALPHIE m English
     Diminutive of RALPH
1266.RAMSEY m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "wild-garlic island" in Old English.
1267.RANDAL m English
     Variant of RANDALL
1268.RANDALL m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the medieval given name RANDEL.
1269.RANDELL m English
     Variant of RANDALL
1270.RANDOLF m English
     From the Germanic elements rand meaning "rim (of a shield)" and wulf meaning "wolf"
1271.RANDOLPH m English
     Variant of RANDOLF
1272.RANDY m English
     Short form of RANDALL or RANDOLF
1273.RAPHAEL m German, French, English, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     From the Hebrew name          (Rafa'el) which meant "God has healed"
1274.RASHAUN m English (African American, Rare)
     Combination of the prefix Ra with the name SHAUN.
1275.RASHAWN m English (African American, Modern)
     Combination of the prefix Ra with the name SHAWN.
1276.RASTUS m English (Rare)
     Short form of ERASTUS
1277.RAVEN f & m English
     From the name of the bird, ultimately from Old English hræfn
1278.RAY m English
     Short form of RAYMOND, often used as an independent name
1279.RAYMOND m English, French
     From the Germanic name Raginmund, composed of the elements ragin "advice" and mund "protector"
1280.RAYMUND m English (Rare)
     Variant of RAYMOND
1281.RAYNARD m English
     Variant of REYNARD
1282.RAYNER m English (Archaic)
     From the Germanic name Raganhar, composed of the elements ragin "advice" and hari "army"
1283.READ m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of REED.
1284.REAGAN f & m English, Irish
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Ríagáin meaning "descendent of RIAGÁN"
1285.RED m English
     From the English word, ultimately derived from Old English read
1286.REDD m English (Rare)
     Variant of RED
1287.REED m English
     From an English surname which comes from multiple sources, including Old English read meaning "red" (originally
     a nickname given to a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion) and Old English ried meaning "clearing" (given to
     a person who lived in a clearing in the woods).
1288.REG m English
     Short form of REGINALD
1289.REGGIE m English
     Diminutive of REGINALD
1290.REGINALD m English
     From Reginaldus, a Latinized form of REYNOLD
1291.REID m English
     From a surname which is a Scots variant of REED.
1292.REILLY m & f English (Modern)
     From an Irish surname which is derived from the given name Raghailleach, meaning unknown.
1293.REUBEN m Biblical, Hebrew, English
     Means "behold, a son" in Hebrew
1294.REX m English
     From Latin rex "king"
1295.REYNARD m English (Rare)
     From the Germanic name Raginhard, composed of the elements ragin "advice" and hard "brave, hardy"
1296.REYNOLD m English
     From the Germanic name Raginald, composed of the elements ragin "advice" and wald "rule"
1297.RHETT m English
     From a surname, an Anglicized form of the Dutch de Raedt, derived from raet "advice, counsel"
1298.RIAN m English
     Variant of RYAN
1299.RICH m English
     Short form of RICHARD
1300.RICHARD m English, French, German, Czech, Dutch, Ancient Germanic
     Means "brave power", derived from the Germanic elements ric "power, rule" and hard "brave, hardy"
1301.RICHIE m English
     Diminutive of RICHARD
1302.RICK m English
     Short form of RICHARD or names ending in rick.
1303.RICKEY m English
     Diminutive of RICHARD
1304.RICKI m & f English
     Masculine and feminine diminutive of RICHARD
1305.RICKIE m English
     Diminutive of RICHARD
1306.RICKY m English
     Diminutive of RICHARD
1307.RIDLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "reed clearing" or "cleared wood" in Old
     English.
1308.RIGBY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "ridge farm" in Old Norse.
1309.RILEY m & f English
     From a surname which is either a variant of REILLY or is derived from a place name meaning "rye clearing" in Old
     English.
1310.RIPLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which originally came from a place name that meant "strip clearing" in Old English.
1311.RITCHIE m English
     Variant of RICHIE
1312.RIVER m English (Modern)
     From the English word that denotes a flowing body of water
1313.ROB m English, Dutch
     Short form of ROBERT
1314.ROBBIE m & f English
     Diminutive of ROBERT or ROBERTA
1315.ROBBY m English
     Diminutive of ROBERT
1316.ROBERT m English, French, Scandinavian, German, Dutch, Czech, Polish, Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Romanian
     , Ancient Germanic
     From the Germanic name Hrodebert meaning "bright fame", derived from the Germanic elements hrod "fame"
     and beraht "bright"
1317.ROBIN m & f English, Dutch
     Medieval diminutive of ROBERT
1318.ROCKY m English
     Diminutive of ROCCO or other names beginning with a similar sound, or else a nickname referring to a tough
     person
1319.ROD m English
     Short form of RODERICK or RODNEY
1320.RODDY m English, Scottish
     Diminutive of RODERICK or RODNEY
1321.RODERICK m English, Scottish, Welsh
     Means "famous power" from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and ric "power"
1322.RODGE m English
     Short form of RODGER
1323.RODGER m English
     Variant of ROGER
1324.RODNEY m English
     From a surname, originally derived from a place name, which meant "Hroda's island" in Old English (where Hroda is
     a Germanic given name meaning "fame")
1325.RODOLPH m English (Rare), French (Rare)
     Variant of RUDOLF
1326.ROGER m English, French, German, Swedish
     Means "famous spear" from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and ger "spear"
1327.ROLAND m English, French, German, Polish
     Means "famous land" from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and land
1328.ROLF m German, Scandinavian, English
     From the Germanic name Hrolf (or its Old Norse cognate Hrólfr), a contracted form of Hrodulf (see RUDOLF)
1329.ROLLAND m English
     Variant of ROLAND
1330.ROLLO m English
     Latinized form of Roul, the Old French form of ROLF
1331.ROLO m English (Rare)
     Variant of ROLLO
1332.ROLPH m English (Rare)
     Variant of ROLF
1333.ROLY m English
     Diminutive of ROLAND
1334.RON (1) m English
     Short form of RONALD
1335.RONALD m Scottish, English
     Scottish form of RAGNVALDR, a name introduced to Scotland by Scandinavian settlers and invaders
1336.RONNIE m & f English
     Diminutive of RONALD or VERONICA
1337.RONNY m English
     Diminutive of RONALD
1338.ROOSEVELT m English
     From a Dutch surname meaning "rose field"
1339.ROSCOE m English
     From an English surname, originally derived from a place name, which meant "doe wood" in Old Norse.
1340.ROSS m Scottish, English
     From a Scottish and English surname which meant "promontory" in Gaelic, originally belonging to someone who
     lived on a headland
1341.ROSWELL m English
     From a surname which was derived from an Old English place name meaning "horse spring".
1342.ROWAN m & f Irish, English (Modern)
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Ruadháin meaning "descendent of RUADHÁN"
1343.ROWLAND m English
     Medieval variant of ROLAND
1344.ROWLEY m English
     Variant of ROLY
1345.ROY m Scottish, English, Dutch
     Anglicized form of RUADH
1346.ROYAL m English
     From the English word royal, derived (via Old French) from Latin regalis, a derivative of rex "king"
1347.ROYALE m English (Rare)
     Variant of ROYAL
1348.ROYCE m English
     From a surname which was derived from either the name of the flower or else from the medieval given name Royse, a
     variant of ROSE.
1349.ROYDON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "rye hill", from Old English ryge "rye"
     and dun "hill".
1350.ROYLE m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "rye hill" from Old English ryge "rye" and hyll "hill".
1351.ROYSTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally taken from an Old English place name meaning "town of Royse"
1352.RUBE m English
     Short form of REUBEN
1353.RUDOLPH m English
     English form of RUDOLF, imported from Germany in the 19th century
1354.RUDY m English
     Diminutive of RUDOLF
1355.RUDYARD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning "red yard" in Old English
1356.RUFUS m Ancient Roman, English, Biblical
     Roman cognomen which meant "red-haired" in Latin
1357.RUPERT m German, Dutch, English, Polish
     Low German form of ROBERT
1358.RUSS m English
     Short form of RUSSELL
1359.RUSSEL m English
     Variant of RUSSELL
1360.RUSSELL m English
     From a surname which meant "little red one" in French
1361.RUSTY m English
     From a nickname which was originally given to someone with a rusty, or reddish-brown, hair colour.
1362.RYAN m Irish, English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Riain meaning "descendent of Rían"
1363.RYDER m English (Modern)
     From an English occupational surname derived from Old English ridere meaning "mounted warrior" or "messenger".
1364.RYKER m English (Modern)
     Possibly a variant of the German surname Riker, a derivative of Low German rike "rich"
1365.RYLAN m English (Modern)
     Possibly a variant of the English surname Ryland, which was originally derived from a place name meaning "rye
     land" in Old English.
1366.RYLEY m English (Modern)
     Variant of RILEY
1367.SACHEVERELL m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a Norman place name
1368.SACHIE m English (Rare)
     Diminutive of SACHEVERELL
1369.SAGE f & m English (Modern)
     From the English word sage, which denotes either a type of spice or else a wise person.
1370.SAL f & m English
     Short form of SALLY, SALVADOR, and other names beginning with Sal.
1371.SAM (1) m & f English
     Short form of SAMUEL, SAMSON or SAMANTHA
1372.SAMMIE f & m English
     Diminutive of SAMUEL, SAMSON or SAMANTHA
1373.SAMMY m & f English
     Diminutive of SAMUEL, SAMSON or SAMANTHA
1374.SAMPSON (2) m English
     From an English surname which was itself derived from a medieval form of the given name SAMSON.
1375.SAMSON m Biblical, English, Biblical Latin
     From the Hebrew name           (Shimshon) which probably meant "sun"
1376.SAMUEL m English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Scandinavian, Finnish, Biblical
     From the Hebrew name           (Shemu'el) which could mean either "name of God" or "God has heard"
1377.SANDFORD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of SANFORD.
1378.SANDY m & f English
     Originally a diminutive of ALEXANDER
1379.SANFORD m English
     From an English surname, originally from a place name, which meant "sand ford" in Old English.
1380.SATCHEL m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname derived from Old English sacc meaning "sack, bag", referring to a person who was a bag maker.
1381.SAWYER m English (Modern)
     From a surname meaning "sawer of wood" in Middle English
1382.SAXON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from the name of the Germanic tribe the Saxons, ultimately deriving from the
     Germanic word sahs meaning "knife"
1383.SCHUYLER m English
     From a Dutch surname meaning "scholar"
1384.SCOT m English, Scottish
     Variant form of SCOTT
1385.SCOTT m English, Scottish
     From an English and Scottish surname which meant "a Scotsman"
1386.SCOTTIE m English, Scottish
     Diminutive of SCOTT
1387.SCOTTY m English, Scottish
     Diminutive of SCOTT
1388.SEAN m Irish, English
     Anglicized form of SEÁN
1389.SEBASTIAN m German, English, Scandinavian, Polish, Finnish, Romanian
     From the Latin name Sebastianus which meant "from Sebaste"
1390.SEFTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town in the rushes" in Old English.
1391.SELBY m & f English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "willow farm" in Old Norse.
1392.SELWYN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from an Old English given name, which was formed of the
     elements sele "manor" and wine "friend".
1393.SEPTEMBER f & m English (Rare)
     From the name of the ninth month (though it means "seventh month" in Latin, since it was originally the seventh
     month of the Roman year), which is sometimes used as a given name for someone born in September.
1394.SEQUOIA f & m English (Rare)
     From the name of huge trees that grow in California
1395.SETH (1) m Biblical, English, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Means "placed" or "appointed" in Hebrew
1396.SEWARD m English
     From a surname which was itself derived from an Old English personal name, itself derived from the
     elements sige "victory" and weard "guard".
1397.SEYMOUR m English
     From a Norman surname which originally belonged to a person coming from the French town of Saint Maur (which
     means "Saint MAURUS").
1398.SHAD (2) m English
     Perhaps a variant of CHAD
1399.SHANE m Irish, English
     Anglicized form of SEÁN
1400.SHANNON f & m English
     From the name of the Shannon River, the longest river in Ireland
1401.SHANON f & m English
     Variant of SHANNON
1402.SHAQUILLE m English (Modern)
     Variant of SHAKIL
1403.SHAUN m English
     Anglicized form of SEÁN
1404.SHAW (1) m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "forest, copse" in Old English.
1405.SHAWN m English
     Anglicized form of SEÁN
1406.SHAYNE m English
     Variant of SHANE
1407.SHEARD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "gap between hills" in Old English.
1408.SHEL m English
     Short form of SHELDON
1409.SHELBY m & f English
     From a surname, which was possibly a variant of SELBY
1410.SHELDON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "valley with steep sides" in Old English
1411.SHELLEY f & m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "clearing on a bank" in Old English
1412.SHELLY f & m English
     Variant of SHELLEY
1413.SHELTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "shelf town" in Old English.
1414.SHERIDAN m & f English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Sirideáin meaning "descendent of Sirideán"
1415.SHERMAN m English
     From a surname meaning "shear man" in Old English, originally denoting a person who cut cloth
1416.SHERWOOD m English
     From an English place name (or from a surname which was derived from it) meaning "bright forest"
1417.SHIRLEY f & m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "bright clearing" in Old English
1418.SID m English
     Short form of SIDNEY
1419.SIDNEY m & f English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from various place names in England meaning "wide island",
     from Old English sid "wide" and eg "island"
1420.SIGMUND m German, Scandinavian, English
     Derived from the Germanic elements sigu "victory" and mund "protector" (or in the case of the Scandinavian cognate,
     from the Old Norse elements sigr "victory" and mundr "protector")
1421.SILAS m English, Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Short form of SILVANUS
1422.SILVER m English
     From the English word for the precious metal or the colour, ultimately derived from Old English seolfor.
1423.SILVESTER m German, English, Slovene, Slovak, Late Roman
     From a Roman name meaning "of the forest" from Latin silva "wood, forest"
1424.SIMON m English, French, Scandinavian, German, Dutch, Hungarian, Slovene, Romanian, Macedonian, Biblical,
     Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     From Σιμων (Simon), the New Testament Greek form of the Hebrew name              (Shim'on) which meant "he has
     heard"
1425.SINCLAIR m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a Norman French place name meaning "saint CLAIR"
1426.SINJIN m English (Rare)
     Variant of the name St
1427.SKYLAR m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of SKYLER
1428.SKYLER m & f English (Modern)
     Variant of SCHUYLER
1429.SLADE m English (Modern)
     From a surname which meant "valley" in Old English.
1430.SLY m English
     Short form of SYLVESTER
1431.SMITH m English
     From an English surname meaning "blacksmith", derived from Old English smitan "to smite, to hit"
1432.SOLOMON m Biblical, English, Hebrew (Anglicized)
     From the Hebrew name           (Shelomoh) which was derived from Hebrew           (shalom) "peace"
1433.SONNIE m English (Rare)
     Variant of SONNY
1434.SONNY m English
     From a nickname which is commonly used to denote a young boy, derived from the English word son.
1435.SPARROW m & f English (Rare)
     From the name of the bird, ultimately from Old English spearwa.
1436.SPENCER m English
     From a surname which meant "dispenser of provisions" in Middle English
1437.SPIKE m English (Rare)
     From a nickname which may have originally been given to a person with spiky hair.
1438.STACEY f & m English
     Variant of STACY
1439.STACY f & m English
     Either a diminutive of ANASTASIA, or else from a surname which was derived from Stace, a medieval form
     of EUSTACE
1440.STAFFORD m English
     From a surname which was from a place name meaning "landing-place ford" in Old English.
1441.STAN m English
     Short form of STANLEY
1442.STANFORD m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "stone ford" in Old English.
1443.STANLEY m English
     From a surname meaning "stone clearing" in Old English
1444.STE m English
     Short form of STEPHEN
1445.STEPH f & m English
     Short form of STEPHEN or STEPHANIE
1446.STEPHEN m English, Biblical
     From the Greek name Σηεθανορ (Stephanos) meaning "crown"
1447.STERLING m English
     From a Scottish surname which was derived from city of Stirling, which is itself of unknown meaning
1448.STEVE m English
     Short form of STEVEN
1449.STEVEN m English
     Medieval variant of STEPHEN
1450.STEVIE m & f English
     Diminutive of STEPHEN or STEPHANIE
1451.STEW m English
     Short form of STEWART
1452.STEWART m English
     From a surname which was a variant STUART.
1453.STIRLING m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant STERLING.
1454.STORM m & f English (Modern)
     From the English word storm, ultimately from Old English.
1455.STU m English
     Short form of STUART
1456.STUART m English, Scottish
     From an occupational surname originally belonging to a person who was a steward
1457.SULLIVAN m English
     From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Súilleabháin meaning "descendent of Súilleabhán"
1458.SYD m English
     Short form of SYDNEY
1459.SYDNEY f & m English
     From a surname which was a variant of the surname SIDNEY
1460.SYLVESTER m English
     Medieval variant of SILVESTER
1461.TAD m English
     Short form of THADDEUS
1462.TAEGAN f & m English (Rare)
     Variant of TEAGAN
1463.TALBOT m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was perhaps derived from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements tal "to
     destroy" and bod "message".
1464.TALON m English (Modern)
     From the English meaning "talon, claw", ultimately derived (via Norman French) from Latin talus "anklebone".
1465.TANNER m English
     From an English surname meaning "one who tans hides".
1466.TATE m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Old English given name Tata, of unknown origin.
1467.TATTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Tata's town" in Old English.
1468.TAYLER f & m English (Modern)
     Variant of TAYLOR
1469.TAYLOR m & f English
     From an English surname which originally denoted someone who was a tailor, from Norman French taillur,
     ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut"
1470.TEAGAN m & f English (Modern)
     From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Tadhgáin meaning "descendent of Tadhgán"
1471.TED m English
     Short form of EDWARD or THEODORE
1472.TEDDY m English
     Diminutive of EDWARD or THEODORE
1473.TEL m English (British)
     Short form of TERENCE or TERRY (1)
1474.TEMPLE m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname which originally belonged to a person who was associated with the Knights Templar, a medieval
     religious military order.
1475.TENNYSON m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which meant "son of Tenney", Tenney being a medieval form of DENIS
1476.TERANCE m English
     Variant of TERENCE
1477.TERENCE m English
     From the Roman family name Terentius which is of unknown meaning
1478.TERRANCE m English
     Variant of TERENCE
1479.TERRELL m English
     From an English surname which was probably derived from the Norman French nickname tirel "to pull", referring to
     a stubborn person
1480.TERRENCE m English
     Variant of TERENCE
1481.TERRY (1) m & f English
     From an English surname which was derived from the medieval name Thierry, a Norman French form
     of THEODORIC.
1482.TERRY (2) m & f English
     Diminutive of TERENCE or THERESA
1483.TEX m English
     From a nickname which denoted a person who came from the state of Texas
1484.THAD m English
     Short form of THADDEUS
1485.THADDEUS m English, Biblical (Variant), Biblical Latin
     From Θαδδαιορ (Thaddaios), the Greek form of the Aramaic name Thaddai
1486.THANE m English (Rare)
     From the Scottish and English noble title, which was originally from Old English thegn.
1487.THEO m English, Dutch
     Short form of THEODORE, THEOBALD, and other names that begin with Theo.
1488.THEOBALD m English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
     Derived from the Germanic elements þeud "people" and bald "bold"
1489.THEODORE m English
     From the Greek name Θεοδωπορ (Theodoros), which meant "gift of god" from Greek θεορ (theos) "god"
     and δωπον (doron) "gift"
1490.THOM m English
     Short form of THOMAS
1491.THOMAS m English, French, German, Dutch, Scandinavian, Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Greek form of the Aramaic name           (Ta'oma') which meant "twin"
1492.THORBURN m English (Rare)
     From a Scottish and English surname which was derived from the Norse name Þórbjörn (see TORBJÖRN).
1493.THORLEY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "thorn clearing" in Old English.
1494.THORNTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "thorn town" in Old English.
1495.THURSTAN m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the Norse name Þórsteinn (see TORSTEN).
1496.TIBBY f & m English
     Diminutive of TABITHA or THEOBALD
1497.TIGER m English (Rare)
     From the name of the large striped cat, derived (via Old French and Latin) from Greek ηιγπιρ (tigris), ultimately of
     Iranian origin
1498.TIM m English, German, Dutch, Slovene, Scandinavian
     Short form of TIMOTHY
1499.TIMMY m English
     Diminutive of TIMOTHY
1500.TIMOTHY m English, Biblical
     From the Greek name Τιμοθεορ (Timotheos) meaning "honouring God", derived from ηιμαω (timao) "to honour"
     and θεορ (theos) "god"
1501.TITUS m Ancient Roman, Biblical, English, Biblical Latin
     Roman praenomen, or given name, which is of unknown meaning, possibly related to Latin titulus "title of honour"
1502.TOBIAS m Biblical, German, Scandinavian, English, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
     Greek form of TOBIAH
1503.TOBIN m English
     From an English surname which was itself derived from the given name TOBIAS.
1504.TOBY m & f English
     Medieval form of TOBIAS
1505.TOD m English
     Variant of TODD
1506.TODD m English
     From a surname meaning "fox", derived from Middle English todde.
1507.TOLLY m English (Archaic)
     Diminutive of BARTHOLOMEW
1508.TOM (1) m English, Dutch
     Short form of THOMAS
1509.TOMMIE m & f English
     Diminutive of THOMAS, sometimes used as a feminine form.
1510.TOMMY m English
     Diminutive of THOMAS
1511.TONY m English
     Short form of ANTHONY
1512.TOPHER m English
     Short form of CHRISTOPHER
1513.TORY (1) m English (African American)
     Meaning unknown, possibly a diminutive of SALVATORE
1514.TRACE m English
     Short form of TRACY
1515.TRACEY f & m English
     Variant of TRACY
1516.TRACY f & m English
     From an English surname which was taken from a Norman French place name meaning "domain belonging
     to THRACIUS"
1517.TRAFFORD m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "fishtrap ford" in Old English.
1518.TRANTER m English (Rare)
     From a surname meaning "wagoner" in Old English.
1519.TRAVERS m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of TRAVIS.
1520.TRAVIS m English
     From an English surname which originally denoted someone who collected tolls from people crossing a bridge,
     ultimately derived from Old French traverse meaning "to cross"
1521.TRENT m English
     From a surname which originally denoted someone who lived by the Trent River in England
1522.TRENTON m English
     From the name of a New Jersey city established in the 17th century by William Trent
1523.TREV m Welsh, English
     Short form of TREVOR
1524.TREVELYAN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a Cornish place name meaning "homestead on the hill".
1525.TREVOR m Welsh, English
     From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "big village" from Welsh tref "village"
     and mawr "large".
1526.TREY m English
     From an English nickname meaning "three".
1527.TRISTAN m Welsh, English, French, Celtic Mythology
     Old French form of the Pictish name Drustan, a diminutive of DRUST
1528.TRISTEN m English (Modern)
     Variant of TRISTAN
1529.TRISTIN m English (Modern)
     Variant of TRISTAN
1530.TRISTON m English (Modern)
     Variant of TRISTAN
1531.TRISTRAM m English (British)
     Medieval English form of TRISTAN
1532.TROY m English
     From a surname that originally denoted a person from the city of Troyes in France
1533.TRUEMAN m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of TRUMAN.
1534.TRUMAN m English
     From a surname which meant "trusty man" in Middle English
1535.TUCKER m English (Modern)
     From an occupational surname derived from Old English tucian meaning "one who fulls cloth".
1536.TY m English
     Short form of TYLER, TYSON, TYRONE, and other names beginning with Ty.
1537.TYE m English
     From a surname meaning "pasture" in Middle English.
1538.TYLAR m English (Rare)
     Variant of TYLER
1539.TYLER m English
     From an English surname meaning "tiler of roofs"
1540.TYLOR m English (Modern)
     Variant of TYLER
1541.TYREEK m English (African American, Modern)
     Variant of TYRIQ
1542.TYRELL m English (Modern)
     From a surname which was a variant of TERRELL
1543.TYRESE m English (African American, Modern)
     An invented name based on the popular name syllable Tyr (from names such as TYRONE).
1544.TYRIK m English (African American, Modern)
     Variant of TYRIQ
1545.TYRIQ m English (African American, Modern)
     Probably a blend of TYRONE and TARIQ.
1546.TYRON m English
     Variant of TYRONE
1547.TYRONE m English
     From the name of a county in Northern Ireland which is derived from Irish Gaelic Tir Eoghain meaning "land
     of EOGHAN"
1548.TYRRELL m English (Rare)
     Variant of TYRELL
1549.TYSON m English
     From an English surname which could be derived from a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Old
     French tison meaning "firebrand"
1550.ULRIC m English (Rare)
     Originally this was a medieval form of the Old English name Wulfric meaning "wolf power"
1551.ULYSSES m Roman Mythology, English
     Latin form of ODYSSEUS
1552.UPTON m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "upper town" in Old English
1553.VAL m & f English
     Short form of VALENTINE (1), VALERIE, and other names beginning with Val.
1554.VALENTINE (1) m English
     From the Roman family name Valentinus which was from Latin valens "strong, vigourous, healthy"
1555.VAN m English
     Short form of names containing van, such as VANCE or IVAN.
1556.VANCE m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Old English fenn meaning "marsh, fen".
1557.VAUGHN m Welsh, English
     From a Welsh surname which was derived from Welsh bychan meaning "little".
1558.VERE m English
     From a Norman surname which was from a French place name, which was itself derived from a Gaulish word
     meaning "alder".
1559.VERGIL m English
     Variant of VIRGIL
1560.VERN m English
     Short form of VERNON
1561.VERNON m English
     From a Norman surname which was from a French place name, ultimately derived from the Gaulish
     word vern meaning "alder".
1562.VIC m & f English
     Short form of VICTOR or VICTORIA (1)
1563.VICTOR m English, French, Portuguese, Romanian, Late Roman
     Roman name meaning "victor" in Latin
1564.VIN m English
     Short form of VINCENT
1565.VINAL m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "vine hall" in Middle English.
1566.VINCE m English, Hungarian
     English short form and Hungarian normal form of VINCENT
1567.VINCENT m English, French, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Slovak
     From the Roman name Vincentius, which was from Latin vincere "to conquer"
1568.VINNIE m English
     Diminutive of VINCENT
1569.VINNY m English
     Diminutive of VINCENT
1570.VIRGIL m English, Romanian
     From the Roman family name Vergilius which is of unknown meaning
1571.VIVIAN m & f English, Scandinavian
     From the Latin name Vivianus which was derived from Latin vivus "alive"
1572.WADE m English
     From a surname which was derived either from the Old English place name wade meaning "a ford", or else from the
     Old English given name Wada, a derivative of the word wadan "to go".
1573.WALDO m English, German, Ancient Germanic
     Originally a short form of Germanic names containing the element wald meaning "rule"
1574.WALKER m English
     From an English surname which referred to the medieval occupational of a walker, also known as a fuller
1575.WALLACE m English, Scottish
     From a Scottish surname which originally meant "Welsh" or "foreigner" in Norman French
1576.WALLIS m & f English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of WALLACE
1577.WALLY m English
     Diminutive of WALTER or WALLACE
1578.WALT m English
     Short form of WALTER
1579.WALTER m English, German, Scandinavian, Polish, Italian, Ancient Germanic
     From a Germanic name meaning "ruler of the army", composed of the elements wald "rule" and hari "army"
1580.WALTON m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from an Old English place name meaning "stream town".
1581.WARD m English
     From an occupational surname for a watchman, derived from Old English weard "guard".
1582.WARDELL m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "watch hill" in Old English.
1583.WARNER m English
     From a Norman surname which was derived from the given name WERNER.
1584.WARREN m English
     From an English surname which was derived either from Norman French warrene meaning "animal enclosure", or
     else from the town of La Varenne in Normandy
1585.WARRICK m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was a variant of WARWICK.
1586.WARWICK m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "dam farm" (from Old English wer "weir, dam"
     and wic "dairy farm").
1587.WASHINGTON m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from the name of a town in England (which meant "town belonging to
     Wassa's people")
1588.WAT m English
     Medieval short form of WALTER
1589.WAYLAND m English
     From Weland, the Old English cognate of WIELAND.
1590.WAYLON m English
     Variant of WAYLAND
1591.WAYNE m English
     From an occupational surname meaning "wagon maker", derived from Old English wægn "wagon"
1592.WEBSTER m English
     From an occupational surname meaning "weaver", derived from Old English webba.
1593.WELDON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "hill near a spring" in Old English.
1594.WENDELL m English
     From a surname which was derived from the given name WENDEL.
1595.WES m English
     Short form of WESLEY
1596.WESLEY m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "west meadow" in Old English
1597.WESTLEY m English
     From a surname which was a variant of WESLEY.
1598.WESTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "west town" in Old English.
1599.WHITAKER m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "white field" in Old English.
1600.WHITNEY f & m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "white island" in Old English
1601.WIL m & f English, Dutch
     Short form of WILLIAM and other names beginning with Wil.
1602.WILBUR m English
     From a surname, which was originally derived from either the feminine given name WILBURH or the
     nickname Wildbor (meaning "wild boar" in Middle English)
1603.WILBURN m English
     From a surname which was probably originally derived from an unknown place name
1604.WILEY m English
     From a surname which was derived either from a place name meaning "temple clearing" in Old English or from a
     nickname meaning "wily, tricky" in Middle English.
1605.WILF m English
     Short form of WILFRED
1606.WILFORD m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "willow ford" in Old English.
1607.WILFRED m English
     Means "desiring peace" from Old English wil "will, desire" and frið "peace"
1608.WILFRID m English
     Variant of WILFRED
1609.WILKIE m English
     From an English surname which was originally derived from a diminutive of the given name WILLIAM.
1610.WILL m English
     Short form of WILLIAM
1611.WILLARD m English
     From a surname which was derived from the Old English personal name WILHEARD.
1612.WILLIAM m English
     From the Germanic name Willahelm, which was composed of the elements wil "will, desire" and helm "helmet,
     protection"
1613.WILLIE m & f English
     Masculine or feminine diminutive of WILLIAM
1614.WILLIS m English
     From an English surname which was derived from Will, the diminutive of WILLIAM.
1615.WILLOUGHBY m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "willow town" in Old English.
1616.WILLY m & f English, German, Dutch
     Diminutive of WILLIAM, WILHELM or WILLEM
1617.WILMER m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name WILLAMAR
1618.WILSON m English
     From an English surname meaning "son of WILLIAM"
1619.WILTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town on the River Wylye" in Old English
1620.WINDSOR m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "riverbank with a windlass" in Old English
1621.WINFRED m English
     Means "friend of peace" from the Old English elements wine "friend" and frið "peace"
1622.WINSLOW m English (Rare)
     From a surname which was derived from an Old English place name meaning "hill belonging to WINE"
1623.WINSTON m English
     From a surname derived from an English place name, which was in turn derived from the Old English given
     name Wynnstan meaning "joy stone"
1624.WINTHROP m English
     From a surname which was originally taken from a place name meaning "WINE's village" in Old English.
1625.WINTON m English
     From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "enclosure belonging to WINE" in Old English.
1626.WISDOM f & m English (Rare)
     Simply from the English word, a derivative of Old English wis "wise".
1627.WOLF m German, Hebrew, English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
     Short form of WOLFGANG, WOLFRAM or other names containing the Germanic element wulf meaning "wolf"
1628.WOLFE m English (Rare)
     Variant of WOLF
1629.WOODROW m English
     From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "row of houses by a wood" in Old English
1630.WOODY m English
     Either a diminutive of WOODROW, or else from a nickname derived from the English word wood
1631.WRIGHT m English
     From an occupational surname meaning "craftsman", ultimately from Old English wyrhta
1632.WYATT m English
     From an English surname which was derived from the medieval given name Wyot, itself derived from an Old English
     name composed of the elements wig "war" and heard "brave, hardy"
1633.WYNNE (2) m English (Rare)
     From an English surname which was derived from the given name WINE.
1634.WYSTAN m English (Rare)
     From the Old English name Wigstan, composed of the elements wig "battle" and stan "stone"
1635.XANDER m Dutch, English (Modern)
     Short form of ALEXANDER
1636.XAVIER m English, French, Portuguese, Catalan, Spanish (Archaic)
     Derived from the Basque place name Etxaberri meaning "the new house"
1637.XAVIOR m English (Rare)
     Variant of XAVIER
1638.XZAVIER m English (Modern)
     Variant of XAVIER
1639.YANCY m English
     From a surname, which was an Americanized form of the Dutch surname Jansen meaning "JAN (1)'s son".
1640.YORK m English
     From a surname, which was derived from York, the name of a city in northern England
1641.ZAC m English
     Short form of ZACHARY
1642.ZACH m English
     Short form of ZACHARY
1643.ZACHARIAH m English, Biblical (Variant)
     Variant of ZECHARIAH
1644.ZACHARY m English
     Usual English form of ZACHARIAS
1645.ZACHERY m English
     Variant of ZACHARY
1646.ZACK m English
     Short form of ZACHARY
1647.ZACKARY m English
     Variant of ZACHARY
1648.ZACKERY m English
     Variant of ZACHARY
1649.ZAK m English
     Short form of ZACHARY
1650.ZANDER m English (Modern)
     Variant of XANDER
1651.ZANE m English
     From an English surname of unknown meaning
1652.ZAVIER m English (Modern)
     Variant of XAVIER
1653.ZECHARIAH m Biblical, English
     From the Hebrew name        (Zekharyah) meaning "YAHWEH remembers"
1654.ZED m English
     Short form of ZEDEKIAH
1655.ZEKE m English
     Short form of EZEKIEL
1656.ZEPH m English
     Short form of ZEPHANIAH

				
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