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Page 1/6. Last name are used as first names because of their exotic nature, not just because they belong to the family tree. 110 Surname names and what they mean, for surname for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Surname names for boys.
Adair .. Also a Scottish surname.
Addison .. Surname used as a given name.
Ainsley .. Also transferred use of the Scottish surname Ainslie, which is borne by a powerful family long established in Scotland.
Alison .. May have originated as a surname, meaning "Alice's son" ..
Almeda .. Also possibly derived from the Spanish surname Almeida, from the Arabic phrase "al ma'ida", meaning "plateau".
Arden .. Most famous in modern times as the surnames of cosmetics queen Elizabeth Arden and actress Eve Arden.
Ashanti .. The name is used as a surname by the Akan people of Ghana, and also in modern American black families as a link to the African past ..
Ashley .. English surname and place name first used as a given name in the 16th century ..
Barrie .. A place name (Barry Islands, Wales) turned into a surname, then into a given name ..
Beck .. Use among German Jews as a surname probably derives from Yiddish, meaning "baker", or from Hebrew, meaning "descendant of martyrs" ..
Bell .. Also surname used as given name.
Bentley .. Place name used as surname and then given name ..
Beverly .. Originally an English place name and a surname, then used as a given name ..
Blaine .. Surname ..
Blair .. Also a transferred use of the Scottish surname ..
Blake .. Surname used as a given name.
Blythe .. Modern coinage, though possibly linked to the transferred use of the surname from the word "blithe" during the Middle Ages ..
Bradley .. Surname used as a given name.
Brandy .. Brandi is also an Italian surname form of Brand, meaning "sword" ..
Brennan .. Transferred use of the surname ..
Alison, Almeda, Ashanti, Ashley, Barrie, Bell, Beverly, Blair, Blake, Blythe and Brandy are commonly used names, while Adair, Addison, Ainsley, Arden, Beck, Bentley, Blaine, Bradley and Brennan are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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