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Boy Names Ending with -as

As ending baby names and what they mean, with 86 results. -as names are used more often as masculine names. These boy names reached the height of their popularity in 1995 (ADOPTION OF 3.01%) and are almost as popular today (ADOPTION 2.54%, DOWN 15.7%), but with names like Chas falling out of fashion. The more fashionable birth names here are Lucas (#14), Elias (#93), Silas (#119), Tobias (#246) and Atlas (#403), while Armas (TOP 5%) and Salas (1%) are familiar -as surnames.

-as names

Aaronas - Cephas | Chas - Fearghas | Fernandas - Marcas | Mathias - Vitas | Wallas - Zenas

Aaronas - Cephas

Aaronas
Var. of Aaron. Root fr. Hebrew language. "Mountain of strength." Unusual. Compare Aaronas and common last names Arenas (TOP 3%), Baronas (79%), which also end with -nas.

Abbas

Abbas
Stems fr. Arabic, Hebrew. "Stern, somber; father." Sparing use, with usage of 0.004% for Abbas as a baby name in 2016, higher than 0.004% a year ago.

Adonias
Var. of Adonia. Derived fr. Hebrew language. "My lord is Jehovah." Unusual as a children's name, but Adonias is similar to the more common Adonis. See also Adonys.

Aeneas, var. Enneas, Eneas, Ainneas, Aineias, Aineas, Aenneas
Origin fr. Greek, Latin elements. "To praise." Anneas and Arneas are creative variations.

Agathias
Root fr. Greek element. "Good, honorable." Outside Top 2000.

Aias
Form of Ajax. Stems fr. Greek. Greek mythology .. Aias was not a Top birth name in 2016.

Andrew and variants

Andreas1, Andras1, Aindreas
Forms of Andrew. Stems fr. Greek element. "Man, warrior." Uncommon, with usage of 0.009% for Aindreas and variants as birth names in 2016, higher than 0.008% the previous year.

Alfredas
Form of Alfred. Root fr. Old English element. "Elf or magical counsel." Outside Top 2000.

Amyas1
Var. of Amadeus. Root fr. Latin. "God's love." Rather quirky as a children's name. See also Amyes.

Amyas and variants

Amyas2, var. Amias
From Latin. "Loved." Amias is generally used as a birth name among the variations of Amyas.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -as names: Abbas, Amias, Andreas, Atlas, Cephas

Anstas, Anastas
Forms of Anastasios. Derivative of Greek. "Resurrection." Not in popularity charts.

Andreas2, Andras2
Var. of Andre. Based on French, Greek. "Man, warrior." Andreas and forms rose in popularity 10 years ago and are almost as popular now.

Andreas3
Based on Greek word. "Man, warrior." Andreas is conventional (TOP 91%) as a men's name, and is found regularly (TOP 7%) as a surname. Cross-gender use.

Aonghas
Stems fr. Celtic element. "One choice." Aonghas is not a Top 2000 name.

Artemas, var. Artimas
Root fr. Greek. "Follower of the goddess Artemis." Artemas and Artimas are uncommon as children's names.

Atlas and variants

Atlas, var. Attlas
Origin fr. Greek. "To carry." Atlas is commonly used as a children's name among these variant forms.

Barnabas, var. Barnebas
Origin fr. Greek, Aramaic words. "Son of consolation." Barnabas and Barnebas are rarely used as birth names.

Bialas
Derivative of Polish, Slavic. "White-haired child." Outside Top 2000.

Boas
Var. of Boaz. Derivative of Hebrew word. Possibly "swiftness" or "strength" .. Boas is rarely used as a boys' name. See also Bogy.

Cephas

Cephas
Derivative of Hebrew word. "Rock." Slightly atypical as a children's name, Cephas is used more often as a last name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -as names for boys.

1. Aaronas - Cephas
Aaron [Aaronas], Abbas, Adonia [Adonias], Aeneas [Eneas, Enneas, ..], Agathias, Ajax [Aias], Andrew [Andras, Andreas, ..], Alfred [Alfredas], Amadeus [Amyas], Amyas [Amias], Anastasios [Anstas, Anastas], Andre [Andras, Andreas], Andreas, Aonghas, Artemas [Artimas], Atlas [Attlas], Barnabas [Barnebas], Bialas, Boaz [Boas], Cephas


Charles [Chas], Chaz [Chas], Christmas, Cleophas [Cleofas], Cordell [Cordas], Costas [Kostas], Dallas, Darius [Darias], Demas [Dimas], Demos [Demas], Douglas, Edward [Edvardas], Elijah [Elias], Elias [Ilyas, Ilyaas, ..], Eneas [Enneas], Epaminondas, Ezra [Esdras], Esias [Esaias], Euodias, Fergus [Fearghas]


Ferdinand [Fernandas], George [Seoras, Georas], Gervase [Gervas], Hieremias, Ilias, Jeremiah [Jeremias], Jonah [Jonas], Josiah [Josias], Jude [Judas], Justin [Justinas], Klaus [Klaas], Konstantin [Kostas], Ladislas, Leonard [Leonidas], Loukas, Luke [Lukas, Lucas, ..], Lucas [Lukas, Loukas, ..], Malachi [Malaquias], Manasseh [Manassas], Marcus [Marcas]


Matthew [Matyas, Mattias, ..], Matthias [Matias, Mattias, ..], Mohandas, Nicholas [Niklas, Nikolas, ..], Obadiah [Obadias], Phineas [Pinhas, Pinchas, ..], Francis [Proinsias], Erasmus [Ras], Rhodes [Rodas, Rhodas], Servas [Servaas], Seamus [Seumas], Silas [Sylas], Aneislis [Stanislas], Stanislaus [Stanislas], Stephanus [Stefanas, Stephanas], Thomas [Tomas, Tamhas, ..], Tobias, Uncas, Uriah [Urias], Vito [Vitas]


Wallace [Wallas], Wenceslaus [Wenceslas], Yonas, Zachariah [Zakarias, Zackerias, ..], Zedekiah [Zedekias], Zenas

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