Civil Names

Civil names and what they mean, for civil, revolutionary, confederate, patriot, union for males. Here is the list of Civil names for girls. Usage of these boy names reached its peak in 1880-1889 and it has become much lower since, with names like Lee, Martin, Marion, Sherman and Ulysses becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy baby names in this list are Jackson (#17), Ethan (#6), Nathan (#38), Davis (#446) and Marcus (#158), with Jackson, Nathan, Davis and Marcus having a resurgence in usage.


Ambrose - Che

Page 1/5 of 45 Civil names.

Ambrose 1 .. Civil War General Ambrose E .. Ambrose is common (Top 90%) as a men's name, and it appears regularly (Top 2%) as a surname in the US Census. [Am, Ambroeus, Ambrogio, Ambros, Ambrosio, .. 12 more]

Beauregard 2 .. Dennis took this name from the names of three prominent Confederate generals, Pierre Beauregard (who fired on Fort Sumter), Thomas Jackson (known as "Stonewall"), and Ambrose Burnside (better known for his whiskers or sideburns) .. Unusual as a baby name, Beauregard is found more commonly as a last name. [Beau]

Bolivar 3 .. The revolutionary Simon Bolivar (19th century) helped to liberate much of northern South America from Spanish rule. Distinctive as a birth name for boys, Bolivar is found more often as a surname. [Bolevar, Bollivar]

Buell 4 .. Use of surnames like Buell, Buford, and Beauregard as given names come from the custom of naming sons after commanding officers during and after the American Civil War .. Atypical as a boys' name, Buell is used more often as a surname. See also Bell. [Buel, Bueller, Buhler, .. 1 more]

Che 5 .. Latin-American revolutionary Che Guevara. Distinctive as a birth name, occurring more often as a surname. See also Coe.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Civil names: Ambrose

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Quick Index

Summary of all Civil names (and their variants) for boys.

[Ambrose - Che]
Ambrose [Brose, Emrys, ..], Beauregard [Beau], Bolivar [Bolevar, Bollivar], Buell [Buhl, Buhler, ..], Che

[Cornell - Hale]
Cornell [Cornel, Corney], Cornwallis, Davis [Dayson, Dayton, ..], Early [Erly, Erlie, ..], Eldridge [Eldrick, Eldrige, ..], Emmet [Emmot, Emmott, ..], Ethan [Etan, Ethen, ..], Forest [Foster, Forster, ..], Gage [Gaige, Gauge], Hale [Hayle, Haylan, ..]

[Hampton - Lee]
Hampton [Hampten], Hancock [Handcock], Hooker, Jackson [Jaxon, Jaxson, ..], Jeb, Joseph [Yusup, Yuszef, ..], Jubal, Lafayette, Lander [Landor, Landry, ..], Lee [Lea, Leigh]

[Luther - Reno]
Luther [Lutero, Louther, ..], Manasseh [Menashe, Menashi, ..], Marcus [Markos, Markus, ..], Marion [Mariano], Martin [Martyn, Morten, ..], Mead [Meed, Meade], Nathan [Nathen, Nathon, ..], Paul [Poll, Poul, ..], Quintrell [Quantrell, Quentrell], Reno

[Sheridan - Wolfe]
Sheridan [Sheridon, Sherridan], Sherman [Shermon, Shermann, ..], Shiloh [Shylo, Shyloh], Tandie [Tandy, Tandey], Tecumseh, Ulysses [Ulises, Ulisse], Wade [Wayde, Waydell, ..], Wallace [Welch, Welsh, ..], Winfield [Wynfield, Wynnsfield], Wolfe [Wulf, Wulfe, ..]

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