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Page 1/3. 46 Basketball names and what they mean, for basketball for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Basketball names for girls.

Abdul .. Basketball celebrity Kareem Abdul-Jabar.
[Ab, Abdal, Abdall, Abdalla, Abdallah, .. 10 more]

Akeem .. Its use is probably inspired in part by basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon, who was originally known as Akeem.
[Ahkeem, Akhim, Akim]

Alan .. Basketball player Allen Iverson.
[Ailean, Ailin, Al, Alain, Alair, .. 20 more]

Alonzo .. This form is more popular than Alfonso, perhaps due to the fame of basketball celebrity Alonzo Mourning.
[Alanso, Alanzo, Allonso, Allonzo, Allohnso, .. 7 more]

Anfernee Modern name, made famous by basketball celebrity Anfernee Hardaway, who is generally known as "Penny" ..

Anthony .. Basketball player Anthony Mason ..
[Andy, Antal, Anthone, Anthoney, Anntoin, .. 27 more]

Barclay .. Basketball player Charles Barkley.
[Bar, Barcley, Barklay, Barkley, Barklie, .. 8 more]

Canyon .. Basketball player Rick Barry named a son Canyon.

Charles .. Basketball player Charles Barkley.
[Carel, Carl, Carlo, Carlos, Carrol, .. 22 more]

Chris .. Basketball player Chris Webber.
[Chriss, Cris, Kris]

Coby .. Basketball player Kobe Bryant ..
[Cobey, Cobie, Kobe, Kobey, Kobie, .. 1 more]

Dennis .. Basketball player Dennis Rodman ..
[Den, Denies, Denis, Dennes, Dennet, .. 12 more]

Derek .. Basketball player Derrick Coleman ..
[Darek, Darrick, Darriq, Dereck, Deric, .. 16 more]

Detleff .. Basketball player Detlef Schremp.
[Detlef, Detlev]

Dominic .. Basketball player Dominique Wilkins ..
[Demenico, Demingo, Dom, Domenic, Domenico, .. 11 more]

Earl .. Basketball celebrity Earl ("the Pearl") Monroe ..
[Earle, Earlie, Early, Erl, Erle, .. 5 more]

Earvin .. Basketball celebrity Earvin "Magic" Johnson.

Erving .. Basketball player Julius Erving.

Ewing .. Basketball player Patrick Ewing.
[Ewin, Ewynn]

Garnett .. Basketball player Kevin Garnett.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Basketball names: Abdul, Akeem, Alan, Alonzo, Anfernee, Anthony, Charles, Chris, Coby, Dennis

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Basketball names: Derek, Dominic, Earl, Ewing, Garnett

Abdul, Alan, Alonzo, Anthony, Charles, Chris, Dennis, Derek, Dominic and Earl are commonly used names, while Akeem, Anfernee, Barclay, Canyon, Coby, Detleff, Earvin, Erving, Ewing and Garnett are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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