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1LivinusLivinus is a rare name. It is also the name of Saint Livinus (c. 580 – 12 November 657), also ivinus of Ghent, who was an apostle in Flanders and Brabant. He got venerated as a saint and martyr. This name gives the idea of many beautiful aspects of life.
2MichaelThe name Michael is usually used for males and can be changed to Michèle, Michelle, Michaela, Mechelle, Micheline, and Michaelle for female or even Mychal for either male or female. Michael is a Hebrew name meaning "Who is like God?". In English, it is shortened as Mike, Mikey, Mickey or Mick.
3JamesJames is an English language name for boys. It came from the Old French variation of the late Latin name 'Iacomus'. In Hebrew it is Yaʻaqov (Jacob) meaning supplanter. James is a common name in many countries like the United States, Northern Ireland, Australia, Wales, England, etc.
4DavidDavid is a both used as a male given name and a surname, and is mostly a given name in English and French Hebrew origin. The name was derived from the Hebrew name "Dawid", which means "Darling" or "Beloved". David is often shortened to "Dave/Davey/Davie/Davy". David was the second and greatest of the kings of Israel in the 10th century BC.
5JohnJohn is a given name used for boys in the English language but it originated from a latin form of The Greek name "Ioannes and Iohannes". At first, it was known as Hellenized Jews then transfered to Hebrew name Yohanan meaning "Graced by God" or Yehohanan meaning "God is Gracious".
6ThomasThomas is a male given name. It was formed from a Greek word of the Aramaic name "Ta'oma'" meaning "twin". After Saint Thomas Becket, it became popular in England. This name also has some female versions such as Thomasina, Tamsyn, Tamsin, Tasmina, Tasmino, Thomaida/Thomais, or Tammy.
7RobertRobert is a masculine given name and surname. It is a Germanic name, from Old High German Hrodebert which means "bright with glory". Hruod means "fame, glory". Berht means "bright".
8KevinKevin is a male name of Gealic/Irish origin. On of the earliest people who carried the name was Saint Kevin, although it is not a biblical name.Kevin in Irish is: Caoimhghín. Caoimhghín comes from the Irish caomh which means: "kind, honest, handsome".
9MarkMark is popularly used as a male given name in English language or many European countries. Originally, it was from old Latin "Mart-kos" meaning "consecrated to the god Mars", "God of war" or "to be warlike". This name Mark is formed from Marcus. The author of the second Gospel in the New Testament was Saint Mark, He is the patron saint of Venice.
10AnthonyAnthony(or Antony) is a given name for men. It originates from a Roman family name 'Antonius'. Its full name is Marcus Antonius means Mark Antony in English. The name appears in many countries in different forms like Antoine in French, Antonio in Spanish and Italian, António or Antônio in Portuguese, Anton in Russian, etc. Anthony means "flower", which came from a Greek word "anthos".
12MatthewGift of the Lord
13ChristopherChristopher is an English given name for men. It changed from a Greek name "Christophoros", which means "bearing Christ" or "Christ-bearer". It is a combination of 2 Greek words: Christos (Christ) and phero (to bear, to carry).
14Williamwith the will as strong as a helmet
15DanielGod is my judge
16Paulsmall or modest
17StephenStephen is a male name. It comes from the Greek name "Stephanos or Stéfanos" meaning "wreath, crown, honour, reward"
18JosephMay the Lord add
19RyanKingly. Famous Bearer: American actor Ryan O'Neal.
20PatrickPatrick is a given name for boys. It comes from a Latin name "Patricius" meaning "nobleman". It is popular because of Saint Patrick in Irish history, so there are more people who use the name in Ireland. There are variations of this name like Padraic, Pádraig, Pat, Rick, Ricky and Patricia.
21JeffreyDerived from one of three Old German names, meaning district, traveler, or peaceful pledge. Famous bearer: Geoffrey Plantagenet was father to King Henry II; Geoffrey Cbaucer wrote 'The Canterbury Tales'.
22Richardpowerful, strong army
25Charlesa non-noble freeman
26Ericruler of the Law
27SeanYahweh is gracious
28GaryStrong with the spear
29WynandBrave in battle
30StevenVariant of Stephen 'Crown; wreath.'.
31CraigDwells at the crag. From the Celtic word meaning rock or crag.
32KennethHandsome. Root of the surname MacKenzie. Famous Bearer: Kenneth Grahame (1859- 1932), author of The Wind in the Willows.
33ScottFrom Scotland; a Gael. Surname.
34Georgeeditor of the Earth
35RonaldGuides, ruler
36DouglasFrom the Gaelic 'dubhglas' meaning dark water, dark stream, or from the dark river. The Scottish Douglas clan had two historical branches: (Black Douglases and Red Douglases.) The lords of these clans figure in Sir Walter Scott's novels.
37TimothyOne who honors God. The biblical Timothy was the young Christian to whom Paul wrote. 'Let no man look down on your youth.'.
38AdamRed, a reference to either the red skin or the red earth of Eden from which the Old Testament Adam was created in Genesis 2. Famous bearer: 7th century Irish St Adamnan, meaning 'little adam', was the biographer of St Columba.
39FrankA diminutive of the Latin Francis, meaning Frenchman or free one. Famous bearer: American singer Frank Sinatra.
41GregoryOn the watch. As the first of 16 Gregory popes Pope Gregory fostered the development of Gregorian chants. See also Greg. Gregorio: (ltalian/Spanish/Portuguese) 'On the watch.'.
42MartinServant Of Mars, God Of War
44Lawrencethe award-winning
46Shubhamauspicious or lucky
47Jasonto heal. Jason is a character of Greek mythology
48JonathanGift from God
49JaredRose (flower). Also Descending. A pre-flood Biblical name. The character Jared on the late Sixties TV western The Big Valley.
50Nicholasvictor by the people, loved by all
51Jackhe heel grip
52BarryFair haired. Also from the Irish word for spear. Used regurarly throughout the English-speaking world since the early 20th century.
53Larrythe award-winning
55Samuelthe heard by God
56AlexAbbreviation of the Greek name Alexander, meaning defender of mankind. The name is common among English, German and Dutch speakers.
57Kylenarrow (le passage)
58BryanBryan is a name that is usually given to boys. It is a variant of the name Brian. It comes from an Old Celtic language word meaning "high", or "noble".
59Harryruler King
60AndrewManly; brave. In the Bible the first of the twelve apostles chosen was Andrew. The name comes from the Greek word andros, which means "strong, manly and courageous." Andrew is patron saint of Scotland and Russia. See also Jedrick and Kendrick.
61DylanSon of the wave, born near the sea, influence. Famous bearers: Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, American folk singer Bob Dylan.
62Marcoson of Mars
65Leelion, hard
66TerryAbbreviation of Terrance and Terrell. Terry is also an Anglicized phonetic form of the French given name Thierry from an older Germanic name meaning 'powerful; ruler of the people.'.
68JoshuaYahweh is salvation
69Jacobhe heel grip
70AaronLofty; exalted; high mountain. Biblically, Aaron was Moses' older brother (and keeper by God's command). He was first high priest of the Israelites, remembered for the miraculous blossoming of his staff or rod.
73JoelJehovah is God. .Strong - willed. The name of a Breton saint. The biblical prophet Joel wrote the Book of Joel.
74BruceThick brush. Surname since medieval times; now a common given name. Folklore tale of 14th century Robert King of Scotland: (the Bruce) who learned the value of perseverance from watching a spider spin a web.
75BrandonDerived from a surname and place name based on the Old English for 'hill covered with broom'. Broom is a prolific weed. Also, 'From the beacon hill'.
76JoeMay the Lord add
78GabrielMan of God. God's able-bodied one. Famous bearer: The archangel Gabriel, who appears several times in the Bible.
81Liamwith the will as strong as a helmet
83RossPromontory. From the peninsula. A Scottish place name and surname.
84ArthurFrom the Roman clan name Artorius, meaning noble, courageous. Famous bearer: Legendary sixth century King Arthur of Britain and his Round Table of knights. This legend dates to the early 9th century.
85Keithforest, forest
87CameronDerives from a Scottish surname; from the Gaelic meaning crooked or bent nose. A common first name in Scotland, and in 2Oth century Canadian and Australian families of Scottish descent.
89TomDerives from Thomas 'Twin.'.
90WayneCraftsman; wagon-wright; wagon driver. Famous Bearer: U.S. Actor John Wayne (1907-1979).
91DannyGod is my judge
92DeanFrom a surname derived from the Old English 'denu', meaning valley. Famous bearers: American actor and singer Dean Martin, American statesman Dean Acheson.
93IsaacHe laughs. Laughter. The only son born to Abraham and his wife Sarah (in the Old Testament). Famous Bearers: British scientist Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) and the great violinist Itzhak Perlman.
94ShaneVariant of Sean: Irish variant of John: God is gracious; gift from God.
95Lukefrom Lucania, light
96Robinbeautifully by fame
97Benjaminson of happiness
98DonaldGreat cheif, world mighty. From the Gaelic Domhnall. The name Donald has been borne by a number of early Scottish kings. Famous Bearers: Billionaire Donald Trump; actor Donald Sutherland.
99Jerryruler with the iron spear
100Edwinrich friend
103ColinA variant of Nicholas, which means 'people's victory', from a French diminutive.
104JohnnyYahweh is gracious
105TravisCrossing; crossroads; toll gate. In use as both a surname and a first name. Famous Bearers: American country music stars Randy Travis and Travis Tritt.
107AliNoble, Sublime
108Luisglorious war hero
109RoyKing; regal.
110PhilipHorses friend
112AibelThe name Aibel mostly came up for men in England and Wales. This is a rare given name. This name of Aibel has made you serious-minded, responsible, and stable.
113GrahamThis Scottish surname is a variant of the Lincolnshire place name Grantham, meaning Grant's homestead, and is also a common given name. Famous bearer: British writer Graham Greene.
114Jamiehe heel grip
115Edwardwealth, guardian of the property
116StanleyStony field; lives by the stony grove.
118Guywood, forest, forest
121Henryruler King
122Geraldruler with the iron spear
124Rogerfamous with the spear
126Nickvictor by the people, loved by all
127Carlmeans the same as guy
128Jakehe heel grip
129Ericsonson of eric ever kingly
130Xaviernew home
131Benson of happiness
132JeftaHeb. "He (God) opened" or "May He open. One of the judges of Israel (Judges 11.12). Vondel wrote about the history of Jephthah his famous tragedy of this name.
133ChrysogonusBorn Greek 'gold', said of the Iranians. Name of a saint from the fourth century, St. Anastasia adviser. Found in Rotterdam.
136WesleyFrom the west meadow. John and Charles Wesley were the founders of Methodism.
138KurtDiminutive of the German variant of Conrad: Bold counsel. Honest advisor.
139GeoffreyPeace of God
141AdrianFrom the Latin Hadrianus meaning of Adria or of the Adriatic sea region. Pope Adrian IV was a 12 century British Pope who became popular in the 1980s when Sue Townsend published 'The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole'.
142NeilVariant of Neill: Champion.
143Haroldruler King
145Karla non-noble freeman
146ManuelGod is with us
147OscarDivine spear; God's spear. Famous Bearer: poet Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), who was put on trial and imprisoned for homosexuality.
148JanGod is merciful
150NathanGift from God
151IanYahweh is gracious
154Marcson of Mars
155Jordanearth, land
156Jeremywith a holy name
157Erikruler of the Law
159Nivardguardian, guardian, protector
160MarcelDedicated to Mars, Roman god of war, warrior
161DarrylDarling, from the Old english 'deorling'. Also a variant of Darrell.
162MarvinVariant of Mervyn: Form of Merlin: From the sea fortress.
163Larsthe award-winning
164MasonWorker in stone. Surname.
166Denisagriculture, fertility, nature and wine
167NathanielGod has given
168KirkFrom the church.
170Albertbeautifully by noble behavior
171DaleLives in the valley. Surname.
172JuanYahweh is gracious
173CesarThick Head Of Hair
174Raymondprotection, guardian
175BradDiminutive of Bradley: Broad clearing in the wood. From a surname and place name based on the Old English words for broad clearing and broad wood. Famous Bearer: Movie star Brad (Bradley) Pitt.
176ZacharyVariant of Zachariah 'Jehovah has remembered.' Has experienced a revival in modern times. ZACHERY.
177JoseVariant of Josepha. Feminine form of Joseph. May Jehovah give increase.
178SheldonFrom the shield farm; flat-topped hill; steep-sided valley.
180DanteA diminutive of Durante, the Italian form of Durand meaning enduring. Famous bearer: The poet Dante Alighieri wrote 'The Divine Comedy' with its graphic description of medieval Hell known as 'Dante's Inferno.'.
181CurtisFrom a surname derived from the Old French 'curteis' meaning courteous..
182FernandoA variant of Ferdinand, meaning adverturer.
184PhillipFond of horses. One of the biblical 12 apostles.
187MitchellWho is like God
188CoryFrom the round hill.
189JefferyPeace of God
190ElvisElf-wise friend. Variant of Alvin. Made famous by singer and actor Elvis Presley.
191ErnestSerious, determined. Earnestness or vigor, from the Old German Ernust.
192CedricCedric was a character in Sir Walter Scott's 1819 novel Ivanhoe. Possibly derived from a misspelling of Cerdic, a 6th-century king of Wessex, or from the Welsh Cedrych, meaning bounty-pattern.
193VerneSurname related to Vernon 'alder tree grove.' Also used as abbreviations of Vernon or Lavern.
195Gagea pledge, a pawn
196ColeDiminutive of Colin: Of a triumphant people; young boy.
197EdgarFortunate and powerful. From the Old English name Eadgar, a compound of 'ead' meaning rich or happy, and 'gar' meaning spear. Famous bearer: 10th-century king Edgar of England; American author Edgar Allen Poe.
199GlennDerived from the Gaelic 'gleana', meaning valley. Used both as a surname and given name. Famous bearer: Canadian actor Glenn Ford.
200Jorgefarmer or husbandman
202JoeyYahweh grant increase
203Protaisexpose to danger (in battle)
205FranciscoA Frenchman
206AdilsonFair / honest person
208GordonFrom the marshes. A surname and given name adopted from a Scottish place name. One of Scotland's great clans.
209NielsThe horned
212JosMay the Lord add
213DougDiminutive of Douglas: Dark water. In the seventeenth century, this name was as popular for girls as for boys.
214Javiernew home
215BradleyBroad clearing in the wood. From a surname and place name based on the Old English words for broad clearing and broad wood. Famous Bearer: Movie star Brad (Bradley) Pitt.
216Diegohe heel grip
217WadeFord (as in river crossing); 'Advancer'; Medieval given name from Scandinavian mythology.
218TristanTumult; outcry. From the Celtic name Tristan. In Arthurian legend Tristan was a Knight of the Round Table and tragic hero of the medieval tale Tristram and Isolde.
219Lucasfrom Lucania, light
220DevinDevotees of Dumnonos
222MiguelHebrew for "Who is like God"
223NelsonSon of the Champion. Famous Bearer: South African President Nelson Mandela (born 1918).
224JonasDove. Variant of Hebrew Jonah.
225Leonardlion, hard
226Jacqueshe heel grip
227SethAnointed; compensation. Seth was the third son of Adam and Eve. Eve considered him to be a replacement for her dead son, Abel.
228NoahRust / comfort
229TroyTroy derives from the ancient Greek city of Troy; also from an Irish surname meaning 'soldier.'.
231GregDiminutive of Gregory, meaning 'on the watch'. Often used as an independent name.
233DominicVariant of Dominick: Lord.
234SureshRuler of Gods
235Walterruler of the army
236Rongood ruler
237TimShort version of Timotheus or a variation of Dimme.
238Ricardostrong, brave
239Billwith the will as strong as a helmet
240Evanthe archer
241MikeHebrew for "Who is like God"
242CarterCart driver, cart maker. A surname sometimes used as a first name.
245GilbertBright pledge. From the Old German name Gisilbert. Famous bearer: Twelfth century British St. Gilbert founded the Gilbertine order, Sir W. S. Gilbert was half of the musical composing team Gilbert and Sullivan.
247StuartSteward. Stuart and Stewart are clan names of the royal house of Scotland; Stuart is the family name of many kings of England. Surname.
248GustavoStaff Of The Goths
249LloydGrey. One with grey hair. In common use as both a surname and first name.
250Nicolasvictor by the people, loved by all
251Fredpowerful protector
254GillesSmall goat
255AdrienVariant of Adrian. 'From Adria.': (Adriatic sea region.).
256AntonioThe invaluable
257Marcusson of Mars
259RafaelGod has healed.
260FranklinFree man
263EuanPossibly a variant of John.
264DustinA fighter. Famous bearer: American actor Dustin Hoffman.
265BillyDiminutive of William: Will-helmet. Famous Bearers: poet and playwright William Shakespeare (1564-1616) and William Wordsworth (1770-1850).
266Carloa non-noble freeman
267ElijahMy God is Jehovah. Variant of Hebrew Elijah
268AidenLittle Fire
269Leonardolion, hard
270BradyFrom tbe broad island.
271DeclanFamous bearer: 6th century Irish St. Declan.
272ToddFox. Tod is a Scottish nickname meaning a clever or wily person.
275CaryStream. Cary became a popular masculine first name in mid-2Oth century because of actor Cary Grant, whose real name was Archibald Leach.
276ArmandoArmy man. Variant of Herman.
277JonYahweh is gracious
279TobyGod is my good
282AlexisHelper; defender. Variant of Alexander.
283JorickFriend ever, Country Worker
285ZeynHandsome, beautiful
287OnnoThe generous
288Jan-HendrikGod is merciful
291Luukfrom Lucania, light
292AukeThe origin of this name is uncertain, a nurse name (name of the child's mouth is created and later was an official name),
293TyroneFrom Owen's territory. County Tyrone in Ireland. The late actor Tyrone Power.
295StefanCrown; wreath. Variant of Stephen.
296Jacohe heel grip
298AxelMy Father Is Peace
299EthanStrong. Constancy. Famous bearer: Ethan Allen, soldier in the American War of Independence.
300ClaudeFrom the Roman clan name Claudius, derived from the latin meaning lame. F: Claudette, Claudia, Claudine.
301ClarenceFrom the surname and place name Clare, meaning bright or clear. Famous bearers: George, Duke of Clarence, brother of King Edward IV and King Richard III, who is traditionally believed to have drowned in Malmsey wine.
302CliftonSettlement on a cliff. From an Old English surname and place name, used only occasionally as a first name.
304LeviAttached or pledged. Joined. Levi: third of Jacob's 12 sons, he became father of the tribe that was assigned priestly duties.
305ConnorStrong willed or wise 'Hound-lover.' Also from the Irish 'Coachuhhar', meaning high desire. Famous bearers: In Irish mythology Connor was an early king of Ulster.; 20th century Irish diplomat Conor Cruise O'Brien.
306AndyDiminutive of Andrew: Manly. From the Greek Andrew. Has long been a popular Scottish name, because St. Andrew is the Patron Saint of Scotland after whom the town of St Andrews was named.
307MattGift of the Lord
309Jimmyson of Demeter
310ClydeFrom the name of Scottish Clyde river.
311RobertoRoberto is the Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form is Robert. Robert is a Germanic name, from Old High German Hrodebert which means "bright with glory". Hruod meangs "fame, glory". Berht means "bright".
312AngeloMessenger. Biblical name for spirit messengers God sends men.
314ZachVariant of Zachariah and Zachary.
315Panosa rock
316JohnsonGod is with us
318RaoulVariant of Ralph: Wolf counsel; red wolf.
319EmmanuelGod with us. Also an Old Testament name for the Messiah.
320EduardoVariant of Edward: Wealthy guardian. From the Old English name Eadweard, meaning rich or happy, and guardian. Famous bearer: King Edward the Elder, son of Alfred the Great; Edward VIII, who abdicated in 1936 to be with the divorced woman he loved.
322GrantOriginally a Scottish surname derived from the French 'grand', meaning tall or great. Now common both as a surname and given name. Famous bearer: American President Ulysses S. Grant.
323BrettA native of Brittany: (France) or Britain: (England). Derived from the surname Breton or Briton, Brett and Bret became popular first names after 19th-century US writer Bret Harte. Brett became very popular in Australia in the mid-20th century.
326Riekertstrong, brave
327Marcosmilitary prowess, Militant
328ReeceArdent; fiery.
331Jurgeneditor of the Earth
332Louisglorious war hero
335Markusson of Mars
337JésusGod is with us
339Rickruler King
340Andrémanlike, manly, brave
342Abhishekceremonious holy bath given to a deity
344Cagneynot available
345NolanDescendent Of The Famous One
347MikaWho is like God
348Abrahamfather of many nations
350AhmedHighly praised or one who constantly thanks God
352HansYahweh is gracious
353FrancisFrom France Or Free
355LoganFinnian's servant.
358JodyDiminutive of Judith: Jewess. Praised.
359GertStrong with the spear
360Justin Bieber
364LucianForm of Luke. 'Light; illumination.'.
365Jaydena contemporary spelling variant of the given name Jadon.
367NarendraIndra `s Man
370SimonGod has heard
371ScottieFrom Scotland; a Gael. Diminutive of Scott.
373Branden'Beacon on the hill' or 'gorse-covered hill.'.
374ZaccariaThe Lord recalled
375RhysArdour; rashness.
379Marcellothe militant
380OwenYoung warrior. Also can be a variant of Eugene: Well-born.
381RubenBehold a son.
383GlenDerived from the Gaelic 'gleana', meaning valley. Used both as a surname and given name. Famous bearer: American singer Glen Campbell.
385JensGod is gracious
386AlfredHe gets that board of elves
388Mark Hart
390Andresmanlike, manly, brave
392JoshGod is with us
396CalebMeaning dog, or bold. Famous bearer: Caleb was one of twelve Islaelite leaders sent by Moses to explore the Promised Land.


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