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What does Saint mean?

Saint Pronunciation of 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.

Related boy names: Santana and Santiago.

Variations

Creative forms:
(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)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Saint name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Saint outside U.S.

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.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Saint, Santana, Santiago in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Saint and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

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.

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