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14 Companion names and what they mean, for companion for baby boys, listing 1-14. Caleb, Mark, Silas and Timothy are commonly used names, while Algernon, Arjuna, Barnabas, Cal, Corwin, Demas, Kaden, Linus, Methodios and Squire are rare in comparison.
Arjuna .. Name of the legendary companion of Krishna in the "Bhagavad Gita".
Cal .. The Hebrew source probably refers to man's faithful companion, the dog (see Caleb) ..
Caleb .. Biblical: Caleb, a companion of Moses and Joshua, was noted for his astute powers of observation and fearlessness in the face of overwhelming odds ..
Corwin .. "Heart's friend or companion."
Demas Biblical: a companion who forsook Paul ..
Linus .. Biblical: a Christian companion to Paul in Rome ..
Mark .. Biblical: the Roman surname of John Mark, missionary companion to Peter and Paul and writer of one of the four Gospel accounts of the life of Jesus ..
Methodios .. "Companion traveler." ..
Squire .. "Knight's companion." ..
Timothy .. Biblical: Timothy was an energetic, well-trained young Christian who was a companion of Saint Paul, who wrote to him, "Let no man look down on your youth" ..
Bayard .. Seigneur de Bayard, "the irreproachable and fearless", was a 16th-century French knight and national hero renowned for his valor and purity of heart .. In French medieval romance, Bayard (or Baiardo, or Bajardo) is a magical horse given to the hero Rinaldo .. In America, three generations of Bayards were Senators from Delaware in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Ritter .. Actor John Ritter.
Sheldon .. Author Sidney Sheldon.
Ace .. Connotations of superiority come from the fact that ace is the playing card with highest face value .. The term "flying ace" goes back to World War I when planes were both novel and hazardous.
Blandino .. "Amiable."
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