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Page 1/7. The Old and New Testament have been studied in the search of names of respectable figures, with the belief from parents that such names could shape their children's character. 134 Biblical names and what they mean, for biblical, testament, bible for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Biblical names for boys.
Abigail .. Biblical: the name of King David's third wife, described as "good in discretion and beautiful in form" ..
Abra .. Biblical: King Solomon's favorite concubine was named Abra ..
Acacia .. Biblical: acacia wood was used to build the Ark of the Covenant ..
Ada .. A pet form of Adele and Adelaide, or also possibly a Latinate variant of the biblical Hebrew name Adah meaning "adornment" ..
Adah .. Biblical name: name of the wives of Lamech and Esau ..
Adamina .. Biblical: God created Adam out of the "red earth".
Adin .. Appears in the Old Testament as a male name.
Anna .. Biblical: a devout woman who saw the infant Jesus presented at the temple in Jerusalem ..
Aphra .. The respelling of the name to Aphra may be due to Aphrah as biblical place name, meaning "dust" ..
Ariel .. Biblical place name for Jerusalem ..
Artemisia .. Also variant of Artemis and a version of Artemas, a man's name from the Bible ..
Asenath .. Biblical: Joseph's Egyptian wife.
Athalia .. Biblical: Athalia was wife of the King of Judah.
Azalia .. Azaliah is a male name meaning "reserved by God" in Hebrew, and is borne by a minor biblical character.
Azania .. From the male name Azaniah, borne by a minor biblical character ..
Azaria .. From the male biblical name Azariah .. Used occasionally in England from the 17th century, probably in honor of the biblical prophet who recalled King Asa to a proper observance of religion .. The name is borne by a number of minor male characters in the Bible ..
Azuba .. Biblical name.
Bathsheba .. Biblical: Bathsheba was the mistress and later the wife of King David.
Beata .. First word of the Latin version of the famous "beatitudes" part of the biblical Sermon on the Mount: "Blessed are the poor in spirit." ..
Berenice .. Biblical: name of an early Christian woman in Acts ..
Abigail, Ada, Adah, Anna, Ariel, Beata and Berenice are commonly used names, while Abra, Acacia, Adamina, Adin, Aphra, Artemisia, Asenath, Athalia, Azalia, Azania, Azaria, Azuba and Bathsheba are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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