Names ending with -ng

"NG" names ending with -ng for males. Names that end in -ng are used more often as masculine names. Click here for the list of names containing the element "ng", and here for the list of -ng names for girls. Usage of these boy names reached its highest during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.0464%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.0296%, down 36.2%), but with names such as Young and Irving becoming less trendy. Sterling (#508), Channing (#689) and King (#175) are three of the more fashionable boy names here, and there is also a rebound in birth name popularity for Channing, King and Sterling.


Armstrong - Darren

Page 1/3 of 45 -ng grouped names.

Armstrong 1 Root fr. Middle English word. "Strong fighter." Armstrong is unusual as a male name, registering frequently (top 1%) as a last name.

[Ashling, .. 15 more] Form of Ashley 2 Based on Old English word. "Ash meadow." Unisex name. Not Top 1000 name.

Banning 3 Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Small fair one." Not Top 1000 name.

Bing 4 Root fr. Old German language. "The hollow shaped like a pot." Bing (upper 5%), like Ying (upper 11%), Buring (66%), is a common -ing suffix surname. See also Bingo.

Canning 5 Stems fr. French language. "Official of the church." Popular as last name. Compare Canning (upper 5%) and common Can- last names Cannone (upper 23%), Cannon (1%). See also Channing. ..

[Carling, .. 1 more] Form of Carlin 6 Root fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Little champion." Gender-neutral name. Unique. Carling (cf. Canning, Starling) uses the common masculine-sounding -ing suffix.

[Carling, .. 2 more] Var. of Carollan 7 Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Little champion." Carling is infrequently used as a men's name, appearing regularly (upper 18%) as a surname. Also a girls' name.

Chang 8 Stems fr. Chinese language. "Smooth, free, unhindered." Outside Top 1000. See also Chanze.

Channing [Canning, .. 5 more] 9 Root fr. English, Old French. "Young wolf; official of the church." Canning is uncommon as a children's name among the variant forms of Channing. ..

[Darring, .. 9 more] Var. of Darren 10 Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Great." Not in Top 1000.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of -ng names: Channing



Quick Index

Summary of names (grouped by variations) for -ng names for boys.

Armstrong - Darren
Armstrong, Ashley [Ashling], Banning, Bing, Canning, Carlin [Carling], Carollan [Carling], Chang, Channing [Canning], Darren [Darring]

Delling - Lang
Delling, Erling, Erving, Esme [Esmeling], Euan [Ewing], Ewing, Fielding [Feilding], Fleming [Flemyng, Flemming, Flemmyng], Gamble [Gambling], Godwin [Godding], Golding, Gore [Goring], Harding, Hastings [Hasting], Henry [Henning], Ingemar [Ing], Irving, King, Kipling [Kippling], Lang

Lansing - Young
Lansing, Long [Lang], Loring [Lorring], Manning [Mannyng], Maslin [Masling], Reading [Redding, Reeding, Reiding], Ring, Spalding [Spaulding], Starling, Sterling [Stirling], Strong, Warren [Waring], Wolfgang, Worth [Worthing], Young

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