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Boy Names associated with Bird


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Bird baby names and what they mean, for bird, with 24 results. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the 1940s (adoption of 1.8%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.2%, 92%), with names such as Jay becoming somewhat dated. Phoenix (#307) and Talon (#612) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, while Krane (top 19%) and Chrane (70%) are common last names. Here is the list of Bird names for girls.

Bird names

Altair - Starling | Talon - Vireo

Altair - Starling

Stems fr. Arabic element. "Bird." Aldair is a marginally favored kid's name. Also possibly of Latin origin .. [Alltair, .. 2 more]

Root fr. Old English. "Hill of birds." Unusual. Compare Birtle, Bertle and common last names Bettle (top 71%), Bristle (63%), with the -tle suffix. Place name. [Bertle]

Derived fr. Middle English language. "Bird." Burdett is more uncommon as a form. [Burdette]

Source fr. Old English element. "Bird like." Somewhat atypical as a boys' name, Byrd is found more frequently as a surname. [Bird, Byrdie]

Derivative of Middle English element. "Brood of birds." Coveny (upper 58%), Cover (5%) are popular surnames. Author Stephen Covey. [Covvey]

.. that resembles the long legged bird .. Corne and Crase are creative forms. [Crain, Crayn, .. 2 more]

.. refers to the water dwelling birds. Cranford, like the similar Crawford, exists more usually as a last name. [Cranfurd]

Bird name .. Not that popular as a children's name, Eagle is found more conventionally as a surname. See also Nagle.

Stems fr. Hebrew element. "Singing bird." Efron (upper 39%) and Ephron (87%) occur commonly as last names. [Efroni, .. 1 more]

Stems fr. Irish. "Bird." Unisex name. Enda is unique as a children's name. From ean ..

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bird names: Byrd, Jay, Larry, Phoenix, Raven, Starling

Origin fr. Old English language. "Bird trapper." Rather quaint as a children's name, Fowler is used more frequently as a surname. Occupational name.

A sea bird that lives on .. Not in Top 2000. [Gannett]

Source fr. Old English language. "Falcon, bird of prey." Hawk and Hawke are not Top 2000 names. From Middle English hauk, from Old .. [Hawke]

Stems fr. Latin element. "Blue crested bird." Adoption of Jay, Jai, etc. as birth names in 2015 was down 8.5% compared to 2014. Also possibly from the Latin name .. [Jae, Jai, Jaye, Jeh, .. 2 more]

.. Basketball player Larry Bird; actor/comedian .. A conventional boys' name (#556 the past year) which is also used somewhat frequently as a surname. See also Parry.

Derived fr. Hawaiian language. "Bird." Not in popularity charts. [Pali]

.. the vegetable or the pea bird .. Outside Top 2000.

The mythical Arabian bird known as .. Fenix and Phenix are more unique as forms of Phoenix. [Fenix, Phenix]

.. the large black bird related to .. Slightly atypical as a children's name, Raven is used more frequently as a last name. [Ravinn, .. 2 more]

Bird name, though the name may .. Cross-gender use. Starling is irregularly used as a men's name, occurring often (top 2%) as a surname.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Bird names [and variants] for boys.

1. Altair - Starling
Altair [Altayr, Altaer, Alltair], Birtle [Bertle], Burdett [Burdette], Byrd [Bird, Byrdie], Covey [Covvey], Crane [Crain, Crayn, Crayne, Craine], Cranford [Cranfurd], Eagle, Efron [Efroni, Ephron], Enda, Fowler, Gannet [Gannett], Hawk [Hawke], Jay [Jeh, Jae, Jai, Jaye, Jayron, Jayronn], Larry, Palila [Pali], Peabody, Phoenix [Fenix, Phenix], Raven [Ravinn, Rayven, Rayvin], Starling

Talon [Talin, Talen, Tallan, Tallen, Tallin, Tallon], Tern, Torio [Torrio], Vireo

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