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Civil baby names and what they mean, for civil, revolutionary, confederate, patriot, union.

Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread 134 years ago (adoption of 0.353%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.181%, 49%), with names like Hampton becoming less in vogue. The most fashionable boy names in this list are Davis (#446), Ethan (#6), Jackson (#17), Marcus (#158) and Nathan (#38), and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for Davis, Jackson, Marcus and Nathan. Devis (top 44%) and Divis (20%) are popular surnames.

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Page 1/3 of 47 Civil names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Civil names: Ambrose, Cornell, Davis, Early, Eldridge

Ambrose 1 .. .. Civil War General Ambrose E Burnside. Not in popularity charts. [Am, Ambroeus, Ambroggio, Ambrogio, Ambros, Ambroz, Emrys, .. 10 more]

Beauregard 2 .. .. of three prominent Confederate generals, Pierre .. Boregard, Bragard and Brugard are kreatif variations. [Beau]

Bolivar 3 .. The revolutionary Simon Bolivar (19th century) .. Unique, with the androgynous-sounding -ar suffix for Bolivar, Bolevar, Bollivar, like Baldomar. [Bolevar, .. 1 more]

Buell 4 .. .. and after the American Civil War .. Not in popularity charts. [Buel, Buhl, Buhler, .. 1 more]

Che 5 .. Latin American revolutionary Che Guevara. Not Top 1000 name. See also Cy.

Cornell 6 .. .. the largest stockholder in Western Union. Not Top 1000 names. [Cornall, Corney, .. 1 more]

Cornwallis 7 .. .. general in the revolutionary War George .. Not Top 1000 name.

Davis 8 .. .. Confederate President Jefferson Davis; actor Brad .. Listed in Top 1000. [Dave, Davidson, Davison, Davy, Dayson, .. 3 more]

Early 9 .. .. Confederate General Jubal Early. Early (cf. Eberly) is a popular -rly suffix last name. [Earley, Erlie, .. 2 more]

Eldridge 10 .. .. African American civil rights activist Eldridge .. Eldridge (upper 1%), Eldredge (5%) and Eldrige (48%) occur frequently as last names. [Eldredge, Eldrege, Eldrige, .. 2 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Civil names: Emmet, Ethan, Forest, Gage, Hampton, Harlan

Emmet 11 .. .. 19th century Irish patriot Robert Emmet .. Emmett (top 41%) and Emmitt (87%) are commonly occurring as masculine names, whereas Emmet, Emmit, Emmot and Emmott are uncommonly used. [Emmett, .. 4 more]

Ethan 12 .. .. was a famous Revolutionary War leader .. Ethan and Ethen are generally used as versions. [Aitan, Ethen, .. 2 more]

Forest 13 .. .. for hard charging Confederate General Nathan .. Forester, Forrester and Forster are more unique as variant forms of Forest. [Forester, Forrester, Forster, .. 2 more]

Gage 14 .. .. the outbreak of the Revolutionary War. Listed in Top 1000. [Gaige, Gauge]

Glyndwr 15 .. .. the medieval Welsh patriot Owain Glyndwr. Not Top 1000 names. [Glendower, Glyn, .. 3 more]

Hale 16 .. .. Hale was a Revolutionary War hero .. Outside Top 1000. [Hayle]

Hampton 17 .. .. soldier in the Revolutionary War and .. Less popular today. Hampton was the form last recorded (the 1890s) in the Top 1000. [Hampten]

Hancock 18 .. Bostonian patriot John Hancock was the .. Not in Top 1000. [Handcock]

Harlan 19 .. .. 1911, a defender of civil rights. Sparing use, with usage of 0.0091% for Harlan, Harlen, etc. as boys' names in 2014, less than 0.0216% the previous year. [Harland, .. 5 more]

Hooker 20 .. .. Union general in the Civil War. Not Top 1000 name. See also Hooper.

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Summary of Civil names (and variants) for boys.

Ambrose - Hooker
Ambrose [Amby, Brose, Emrys, Ambroz, Ambrus, Ambrossij, ..], Beauregard [Beau], Bolivar [Bolevar, Bollivar], Buell [Buel, Buhl, Buhler, Bueller], Che, Cornell [Corney, Cornel, Cornall], Cornwallis, Davis [Davy, Davies, Dayson, Daviss, Dayton, Davison, ..], Early [Erly, Erlie, Earley, Earlie], Eldridge [Eldrege, Eldrige, Eldrich, Eldrick, Eldredge], Emmet [Emmit, Emmot, Emmett, Emmitt, Emmott], Ethan [Etan, Aitan, Eitan, Ethen], Forest [Foster, Forrest, Forster, Forester, Forrester], Gage [Gaige, Gauge], Glyndwr [Glin, Glyn, Glynn, Glyndwer, Glendower], Hale [Hayle], Hampton [Hampten], Hancock [Handcock], Harlan [Harlen, Harlin, Harlyn, Harland, Harlenn, Harlynn], Hooker

Jackson - Shiloh
Jackson [Jax, Jaxen, Jaxon, Jacson, Jakson, Jaxson, ..], Jeb, Joseph [Yusif, Yusuf, Yusup, Yousef, Yussuf, Yuszef, ..], Jubal, Lafayette, Lander [Land, Landis, Landor, Landry, Landiss, Landers], Lee [Lea, Leigh], Luther [Lothar, Lutero, Lothair, Louther, Lotario, Lothario], Manasseh [Manases, Menashi, Manasio, Menashe, Manassas], Marcus [Marco, Marcas, Markos, Markus], Marion [Mariano], Martin [Marty, Martyn, Marton, Morten, Martinos, Martinus, ..], Mead [Meed, Meade], Nathan [Nat, Nate, Natan, Nathen, Nathon], Paul [Pol, Poll, Poul, Pavlo, Pawel, Pavlik, ..], Quintrell [Quantrell, Quentrell], Reno, Sheridan [Sheredan, Sheridon, Sherridan], Sherman [Shermon, Scherman, Shearman, Shermann, Schermann], Shiloh [Shilo, Shylo, Shyloh]

Tandie - Wolfe
Tandie [Tandy, Tandey], Tecumseh, Ulysses [Ulises, Ulisse], Wade [Wayde, Wadell, Waddell, Waydell], Wallace [Wally, Welsh, Walsh, Welch, Wallie, Wallis, ..], Winfield [Wynfield, Winnfield, Wynnsfield], Wolfe [Wolf, Wulf, Wolff, Woolf, Wulfe, Wolfhart]