What does Saint mean?
Saint [saint] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Saint is "holy". More commonly found as a given name in Latin and Catholic communities.
(male) Saine, Sant, ..
(female) Saice, Saisi, .. Middle name pairings:
Saint Landan (S.L.), ..
How popular is Saint?
Saint is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#14438 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Saint entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #1397 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Santiago (#127 in 2015) and Santana (#869) are the prominent related forms of Saint. Adoption of these relations of Saint was widespread 1 year ago (adoption of 0.2%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.2%, down 5.4%). Santiago and Santana are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this compilation.
Saint is alike in pronunciation to Sante. Other suggested similar names are Clint▼, Flint, Klint, Quint, Sabin, Sabino, Said, Saige, Sail, Santo, Savin, Savino, Shaine, Swain and Swaine. These names tend to be more frequently used than Saint.See names in meaning and etymology.