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Page 1/2. 36 Church names and what they mean, for church for baby boys, listing 1-20. Abel, Angel, Antonio, Augustine, Basil, Benedict and Dean are commonly used names, while Aeolus, Amadour, Baptist, Bede, Canning, Cannon, Channing, Churchill, Cillian, Cope, Cyprian, Eilian and Elder are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Church names for girls.
Aeolus .. In the 19th century, a brand of church organs was manufactured under the "Aeolian-Skinner" brand name.
Amadour .. A Saint Amadour, purportedly founder of a French shrine (Rocamadour), has been venerated by the Catholic church, but recent research indicates he probably never lived.
Baptist .. English form of Church Latin "baptista", Greek "baptistes", from "baptein" ..
Bede .. Saint Bede was an influential seventh-century English church historian ..
Canning .. "Official of the church." ..
Cannon .. "Official of the church." ..
Churchill .. "Hill of the church." ..
Cillian .. Also possibly "strife" or "monastery, church" ..
Cope .. Probably an occupational name referring to the long cape worn by a bishop of the Catholic or Anglican church.
Cyprian .. Name of a third-century bishop of Carthage who was a leading figure in the history of the Western Church.
Dean .. "Church official." Place name, or occupational name signifying a church official or the head of a school ..
Eilian Name of a sixth-century Welsh saint, to whom a church has been dedicated as well as a miracle-working well.
Elder .. In America, the name may refer to an ancestor with high standing in a Protestant church governed by councils of elders.
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