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Brave names

Brave names and what they mean, for brave, courage, bold, courageous, valor, valiant.

Usage of these boy names reached its peak during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.1452%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.0733%, down 49.5%), with names such as Hardy, Jabari, Jarrett, Kurt and Maynard becoming somewhat dated. The trendier boy names here are Alexander (#8), Everett (#167), Kendrick (#334), Roman (#113) and Winston (#538), with Alexander and Everett enjoying a rebound in popularity. Romann (top 68%) and Rohman (18%) are popular surnames.

Here is the list of Brave names for girls.

Abner - Brainard

Page 1/5 of 83 Brave names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brave names: Abner, Alexander, Archibald, Archie, Ballard

Abner 1 .. .. army chief, a valiant warrior and .. Not Top 1000 names. [Ab, Abna, Abnor, Avner, Eb, .. 8 more]

Achilles 2 .. .. famous for his valor and manly .. Not Top 1000 names. [Achill, Akil, Akilles, Akillius, Aquiles, Quilo, .. 10 more]

Albern 3 .. Source fr. Old German. "Noble courage." Not in Top 1000. See also Albert.

Alexander 4 .. .. of high physical courage, impulsive energy .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Al, Alastair, Alaster, Alcander, Alejandro, Aleko, Aleksander, Aleksanteri, Alessandre, Alessandro, .. 60 more]

Allard 5 .. Derivative of Old English word. "Noble and brave." Popular as last names, and Allard (top 2%), Allart are similar to popular last name Allan (top 2%), with the Alla- prefix. [Adelard, Adelhard, .. 3 more]

Amory 6 .. Origin fr. Old German element. "Brave power." Amory, Aimory, etc. are not Top 1000 names. Variant of Emery .. [Aimory, Amorey, .. 2 more]

Archibald 7 .. From Old French, Old German words. "Genuine, bold, brave." Arch (top 13%), Archambault (5%), Archer (1%), Archibald (3%) and Archie (3%) are found frequently as last names. Brought to Britain with the Norman .. [Arch, Archambault, Archibaldo, Archibold, Archimbald, Arquibaldo, .. 8 more]

Archie 8 .. Source fr. English, Old German words. "Genuine, bold, brave." Archie is a common (top 30%) male name, and is found commonly (top 3%) as a last name. See also Arch. Nickname of Archibald.

Ardal 9 .. Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "High or bear like valor." Outside Top 1000. [Ardghal]

Averett 10 .. Derived fr. Old German, Old English. "Brave, strong boar." Auaverett, Aveard and Averettau are kreatif forms. Variant of Everett. [Averet, .. 3 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brave names: Basil, Bernard

Baldemar 11 .. Derivative of Old German word. "Bold and renowned; famous ruler." Baldemar, Baldomar, etc. were not Top birth names in 2014. Saint Baldomar was a blacksmith who .. [Baldomar, .. 3 more]

Balder 12 .. Derivative of Old English language. "Courageous army." Unique, with the androgynous -er suffix for Balder, Baudier like Belvider. .. does not mean hairless, but brave .. [Baldor, .. 2 more]

Baldric 13 .. Stems fr. Old German word. "Brave ruler." Outside Top 1000. "Bald" means "brave", while "ric", as .. [Balderic, Balderik, Baudric, .. 1 more]

Baldwin 14 .. Derived fr. Old French, Old German words. "Bold, brave friend." Balldwin and variants are rarely adopted as birth names. Adopted by the Normans and introduced .. [Bald, Baldewin, Baldovino, Baldwinn, Balldwin, .. 5 more]

Ballard 15 .. Stems fr. Old German, Old Norse languages. "Brave and strong; round shaped." Less popular today. Ballard was last recorded in the 1880s in the Top 1000.

Barack 16 .. A valiant warrior who cooperated with .. Unusual. Barack, like Breck, has the common -ck ending. [Barak, Barrak]

Basil 17 .. .. In Arabic, the name means "brave" .. Basile, Basileios, Basilic, Basilides and Basilie are more unique as forms of Basil. [Basile, Bazeelius, Vasilius, Wassily, .. 19 more]

Bayard 18 .. .. renowned for his valor and purity .. Scarce as boys' names, but Bayard, Baylen, etc. are similar to the more familiar Braylen. [Baiardo, Baylen, .. 2 more]

Bernard 19 .. Based on Old French, Old German languages. "Strong, brave bear." Somewhat frequently used as boys' names, Bern, Bernard, etc. are comparable to the familiar Ben. Three famous medieval saints bore the .. [Barnard, Barnardo, Barnhardo, Barnie, Berend, Bernardino, Bernie, Burnard, .. 15 more]

Brainard 20 .. Root fr. Old English element. "Courageous raven." Unusual, with the masculine-sounding -ard suffix for Brainard, Braynard like Barnard. [Brainerd, .. 1 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Brave names (and variants) for boys.

Abner - Brainard
Abner [Ebby, Ebner, ..], Achilles [Quilo, Aquilles, ..], Albern, Alexander [Zandro, Zandros, ..], Allard [Alhart, Allart, ..], Amory [Amry, Amorey, ..], Archibald [Baldie, Arquimbaldo, ..], Archie, Ardal [Ardghal], Averett [Averitt, Averret, ..], Baldemar [Baumar, Baumer, ..], Balder [Baldur, Baudier], Baldric [Baudric, Baldrick, ..], Baldwin [Baudoin, Balldwin, ..], Ballard, Barack [Barak, Barrak], Basil [Vassily, Wassily, ..], Bayard [Bay, Baylen, ..], Bernard [Burnard, Vernados, ..], Brainard [Brainerd, Braynard]

Bravo - Farris
Bravo [Brahvo, Bravvo], Conrad [Kort, Kurt, ..], Cort [Kort, Kurt, ..], Dainard [Daynard, Dainhard, ..], Devereux [Deveraux], Devlin [Devlon, Devlyn, ..], Dolan, Dustin [Dusty, Dustyn, ..], Eberhard [Evrard, Evreux, ..], Eckhard [Ekkehard, Ekkehardt, ..], Ellard [Allard, Allerd], Emery [Emory, Emmory, ..], Ermenegildo [Gildo], Everard [Evrard, Evraud, ..], Everett [Eward, Ewart, ..], Fafnir [Fraener, Fraenir], Fahd [Fahad, Fahed], Farley [Lee, Leigh, ..], Farrell [Ferryl, Ferrill, ..], Farris [Faris, Ferris]

Fergal - Kenelm
Fergal [Forgael, Fearghall, ..], Fergus [Ferguson, Fergusson, ..], Flannery, Frick, Gaillard [Galliard, Gaillardet], Garrard [Gerard, Gerhardt], Gaspard [Kaspar, Kasper, ..], Ged, Gerard [Jerarrd, Jerrott, ..], Gifford [Gifferd, Gyfford], Harding [Hardinge], Hardwick [Harwyck], Hardwin [Hardwyn, Hardwynn, ..], Hardy [Hardey], Hart [Harte], Hartwig, Jabari, Jarrett [Jerrot, Jerrott, ..], Kendrick [Kenrik, Kenricks, ..], Kenelm [Kenhelm, Kennelm]

Kennard - Tyr
Kennard [Kenner, Kennaird], Kenward, Kenway, Konrad [Kort, Knoz], Kurt [Kort], Lech, Leon [Lionni, Lionisio, ..], Leonard [Lonny, Lonnard, ..], Leopold [Leupold, Leopoldo], Macardle [Macardell, Mccardell], Maynard [Menard, Meinhardt, ..], Meinhard [Meino, Meinhardt, ..], Modred [Moordred], Odolf [Odulf, Odolff], Prewitt [Prewit, Pruitt, ..], Rainart [Renke, Reinhart, ..], Roman [Rome, Romanus, ..], Tamerlane [Tamurlayn, Tamurlaine, ..], Theobald [Tybalt, Tybault, ..], Tyr

Valente - Zadok
Valente, Winston [Wynstan, Wynston, ..], Zadok [Zadoc, Zaydok]