Dark Names

Dark names and what they mean, for dark, black, night, swarthy, deep, coal, charcoal, moorish for men. Here is the list of Black names for girls. Usage of these boy names was at its highest in 1997 (usage of 0.1914%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.1655%, down 13.5%), but with names such as Dwayne, Jamal, Maurice, Coleman and Nigel becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy names for newborns in this compilation are Sullivan (#463), Dax (#604), Kolton (#406), Miles (#108) and Holden (#292), with Miles and Sullivan undergoing a revival in popularity.


Adham - Auberon

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Adham 1 .. Source fr. Arabic word. "Black." Not in Top 1000. See also Adamo. Also variant of Adam.

Amal 2 .. .. opera, "Amahl and the Night Visitors". Unique. Amal, like Kamal, Aqmal, ends with the familiar masculine -mal. [Amahl, Amali, .. 1 more]

Amaury 3 .. Root fr. Latin element. "Dark skinned, Moorish." Not that popular as a boys' name. Variant of Maurice. [Amory]

Anscom 4 .. .. term for a deep, narrow valley. Unique. Anscom (cf. Adom, Sansom) ends with the popular masculine-sounding -om. [Anscomb, Anscombe, Anscoombe]

Auberon 5 .. .. in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" .. Unconventional. Compare Auberon, Oberon, Oeberon, and popular last names Dameron (Upper 5%), Neron (78%), which also end with -eron. [Auberron, .. 3 more]

Popularity of Dark baby names

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Quick Index

Summary of all Dark names (and variants) for boys.

[Adham - Auberon]
Adham, Amal [3], Amaury [1], Anscom [3], Auberon [4]

[Black - Colgate]
Black, Blackburn [2], Blackstone, Blackwell, Blagden, Blake [2], Blakely [4], Blakeney [2], Canyon, Cary [2], Ciaran [1], Clinton [3], Coakley [4], Colburn [4], Colby [5], Colden [3], Cole [2], Coleman, Coleridge [3], Colgate [1]

[Colley - Douglas]
Colley [2], Collier [5], Colton [4], Colum [7], Corey [15], Dargan [2], Dag [4], Danube [1], Darcel [4], Darcy [4], Darrah [2], Dax [2], Delaney [8], Dolan, Donahue [3], Donovan [6], Dooley, Dorran [6], Dougal [5], Douglas [3]

[Dow - Holden]
Dow [3], Doyle, Duane [10], Duff [3], Dugan [4], Duncan [2], Dwade, Dwayne [8], Dwyer [1], Elijah [15], Errol [6], Festus [1], Gall, Gethin, Grimshaw, Grimsley [4], Harkin [2], Heathcliff, Holcomb [2], Holden

[Hugh - Morris]
Hugh [9], Jack [8], Jamal [22], Jet [2], Kearn [2], Keir [1], Kern [4], Kerry [5], Kerwin [6], Kieran [11], Kolby [1], Kolton [3], Lysander [4], Malcolm [3], Marcus [4], Mark [18], Maurice [30], Miles [4], Moore [1], Morris [12]

[Moses - Waite]
Moses [15], Nigel [5], Nuru, Oberon [3], Phoenix [2], Raven [3], Reginn [1], Sable, Sebastian [8], Seymour [4], Shane [3], Sinbad [1], Sullivan [3], Sunil, Theseus, Tynan [7], Ukiah, Waite [3]

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