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14 Companion names and what they mean, for companion for baby boys, listing 1-14.
Algernon .. The Normans were usually clean-shaven, and this was a nickname for William de Percy, a companion of William the Conqueror ..
Arjuna .. Name of the legendary companion of Krishna in the "Bhagavad Gita".
Barnabas .. Biblical: Saint Barnabas was a first-century missionary companion of Paul and uncle of the gospeler Mark ..
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 .. (Gaelic, Old English) "Heart's friend or companion."
Demas Biblical: a companion who forsook Paul ..
Kaden .. (Arabic) "Companion." ..
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 .. (Greek) "Companion traveler." ..
Silas .. Biblical: Silas was a missionary companion to Paul and Timothy ..
Squire .. (Middle English) "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" ..
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. (2000 U.S. Census)
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