18th Century Names from Boaz - Griffith

Page 2/5. 45 18th names and what they mean, for 18th for males. Listing 6-15.


Boaz 6 .. Revived by the Puritans and occasionally used in England in the 17th and 18th centuries .. A unique birth name, Boaz is found more commonly as a surname. See also Bogy. [Boas, .. 1 more]

Boone 7 .. Daniel Boone (18th century), the legendary American frontier hero, has influenced the use of the surname as a given name. Scarcely used as a birth name for boys, Boone is used more often as a last name. See also Borne.

Boswell 8 .. James Boswell (18th century) was a man of letters and the biographer of his contemporary, the lexicographer Samuel Johnson. Seldom used as a baby name, occurring more often as a last name.

Bradford 9 .. Another William Bradford (18th century) was a printer who played an important part in the American Revolution. A somewhat uncommon name for newborns, Bradford is used more commonly as a surname. [Braddford, Bradfurd, .. 1 more]

Clinton 10 .. An illustrious 18th-century governor of New York, De Witt Clinton, left his name on many New York City locations .. Usage of the name Clinton as a name for newborns has been on a downward trend over time since 1980-1989. See also Clifton. [Clint, Clintt, .. 1 more]

Ephraim 11 .. First used by the Puritans in the 16th century, and mostly in the 18th and 19th centuries .. A common choice for a given name for boys (#928 the past year), Ephraim is also used often as a last name. The variation Ephriam is commonplace as a form of this name. [Efraim, Efrain, Efrem, Efryn, Ephraem, .. 10 more]

Fingal 12 .. Literary: the name was used in the Ossianic poems (18th century) for the Gaelic hero Fionn mac Cumhaill (see Finn) .. Fingal is a rarely used male name, occurring commonly (Top 53%) as a last name according to the US Census. [Fin, Finn, .. 2 more]

Galfrid 13 .. The name was first used in the 18th century but is now rare. Galfrid is an unconventional men's name. [Gal]

Garrick 14 .. 18th century English actor David Garrick helped revive the fame of Shakespeare, and he is commemorated with street and building names in the theater district of London .. Usage of the name Garrick as a name for newborns has been on a downward trend over time since 1990. See also Barrick. [Garek, Garreck, Garryck, .. 2 more]

Griffith 15 .. Used most often as a given name from the 16th to the 18th century. A rare baby name, Griffith is used more commonly as a surname.


Top 1000 baby names ranking of 18th names: Bradford, Clinton, Ephraim, Garrick

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