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Defender baby names and what they mean, for defender, guardian, protector, protection, with 126 results. These boy names reached the height of their popularity in the 1900s (USAGE OF 9.59%) and are now significantly less conventional (USAGE 4.22%, 56%), with names like Randall becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy baby names here are Liam (#2), Kai (#145), Parker (#72), Jasper (#215) and Titus (#281), while Zinder (TOP 86%) and Zender (17%) are familiar surnames. Here is the list of Defender names for girls.

Defender names

Aegeus - Aylward | Azim - Friedhelm | Gardner - Hjalmar | Howard - Moss | Ned - Sacha | Salvador - Warner | Werner - Zindel

Aegeus - Aylward

Aegeus
Source fr. Greek element. "Protection." Uncommon. Compare Aegeus, Aigeus with common surnames Adamus (UPPER 48%), Arcus (98%), which also end with -us. .. to "aigis", a shield made of .. [Aigeus, .. 1 more]

Akiva

Akiva
Source fr. Hebrew. "Protect, shelter." Akiva became less popular last year, falling -170 positions as a birth name to drop out of the Top 2000. Also used for girls. Also variant of Yaakov.

Alasdair
Stems fr. Greek. "Man's defender." Not in popularity charts. Also used for girls. Scottish Gaelic form of Alexander, often ..

Alastair
Origin fr. Scottish, Greek elements. "Man's defender." Alistair has grown increasingly popular since the 1880s. Scottish variant of Alistair, from Alexander .. [Alyster, Allystair, Allistir, Allister, Alistar, Alaisdair, Alaster, .. 19 more]

Alec

Alec
Stems fr. English, Scottish, Greek languages. "Man's defender, warrior." A highly familiar baby name (#455 IN CURRENT LIST), Alec also exists regularly as a first name for men. Short form of Alexander. [Alick]

Alejandro

Alejandro
Stems fr. Spanish, Greek languages. "Man's defender, warrior." Adoption of Alejandro, Alexandro, etc. as boys' names in 2015 was 12.1% less than a year ago. Variant of Alexander. [Alexandro, Alejo, .. 1 more]

Alek

Alek
From Russian, Greek. "Man's defender, warrior." Adoption of Alek was well-received among parents in 2011 and is almost as widespread now. See also Alick. Russian form of Alex.

Alex

Alex
Source fr. Greek language. "Man's defender, warrior." A very familiar children's name (#134 IN 2015), Alex is also found often as a surname. Short form of Alexander .. [Elex, Aleks, Aleko, Alecko, Aleck, Aleco, .. 6 more]

Alexander

Alexander
Derivative of Greek. "Man's defender, warrior." Alexander, Alistair, Xander and Zander have risen in favor as baby names since the 1880s. From the Latin form of the .. [Zandros, Zandro, Sikander, Sasha, Sascha, Sandy, Sandie, Sandro, Sander, Sacha, .. 60 more]

Alexis

Alexis
From Greek language. "Defender." Usage of Alexei and forms was well-received a decade ago and is now diminished. Often used as a short form .. [Alexy, Alexios, Alexi, Aleksios, Aleksio, Aleksei, Alejo, .. 7 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Defender names: Akiva, Alec, Alejandro, Alek, Alex

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Defender names: Alexander, Alexis, Alistair, Alvaro, Andreas, Ansel

Alistair

Alistair
Derived fr. Greek. "Man's defender." Popularly used, with usage of 0.015% for Alistair and variants as baby names in 2015, higher than 0.009% the year before. Scottish spelling of Alasdair, the Gaelic .. [Aly, Alistaire, Alisdair, .. 5 more]

Allaster
Derivative of Scottish, Greek words. "Man's defender." Unique. Allaster is not found in the US Demographics. See also Allyster. Variant spelling of Alistair ..

Alvar
.. Alvaro, meaning "all guard" in Old .. Usage of Allvar and forms was widespread 2 decades ago and is less today. [Alverio, Albaro, .. 3 more]

Alvaro

Alvaro
Source fr. Old German. "All guard." Well-used, with usage of 0.012% for Alvaro and Alavaro as birth names in 2015, higher than 0.012% the year before. A Visigothic given name. [Alavaro]

Andreas

Andreas
.. man was to protect his home .. Also a girls' name. Popular as a birth name, Andreas is similar to the conventional Andrea.

Ansel

Ansel
.. of Anselm (Old German) "God's helmet" .. Usage of Ansel, Ancell, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 45.6% more than a year ago. [Ansell, .. 1 more]

Anselm
Derivative of Old German language. "God's helmet." Adoption of Anselm and variants as birth names in 2015 was significantly more than 10 years ago. Saint Anselm (11th century) was archbishop .. [Selmo, Elmo, Anso, Anselmo, Anselme, Ansel, .. 3 more]

Argus
Derived fr. Greek element. "Vigilant guardian." Arcus (TOP 98%), Argust (68%) are conventional last names. Greek mythology .. [Argos]

Asim
Origin fr. Arabic element. "Protector, guardian." Asir is a moderately popular birth name. [Aseem]

Aylward
Origin fr. Old English word. "Awesome guardian; noble guardian." Aylward is unique as a children's name. See also Aliard.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Defender names [and variants] for boys.

1. Aegeus - Aylward
Aegeus [2], Akiva, Alasdair, Alastair [26], Alec [1], Alejandro [3], Alek, Alex [11], Alexander [70], Alexis [14], Alistair [8], Allaster, Alvar [5], Alvaro [1], Andreas, Ansel [2], Anselm [8], Argus [1], Asim [1], Aylward


Azim [3], Balthasar [8], Branislav [3], Busby [4], Carnell [2], Custodio, Diamond, Duarte [1], Eamon [7], Eder, Edmund [19], Edward [27], Egmont [1], Elmo [1], Esmond [1], Fadi, Faramond [5], Folker [3], Fremont, Friedhelm [1]


Gardner [8], Garrison [1], Garron [9], Garth, Giles [11], Gopal [1], Grimaldo [1], Guillaume [6], Hafiz [3], Hallward [3], Halvard [7], Hammond, Harlan [6], Harvard, Haward [1], Hayward, Helmut [2], Hereward, Hilliard [5], Hjalmar [3]


Howard [2], Isam, Iskander, Ismat, Janus [9], Jasper [5], Kai [3], Kaspar [1], Kenelm [2], Kennard [3], Kennedy [5], Kenward, Ladon, Langward, Lexer [4], Liam [1], Lord, Millard [3], Moses [15], Moss


Ned, Olexei [7], Onofrio [3], Ormond [2], Osman [7], Parker [4], Ramon [3], Rand, Randall [13], Randi, Randolph [7], Ranger [2], Rankin [2], Ransom [1], Ray [11], Raymond [19], Redmond [3], Richmond, Rickward [2], Sacha [2]


Salvador [6], Sander [6], Sandor [2], Schuyler [7], Seward [2], Shura [2], Sigmund [13], Sigurd, Stoddard [1], Taverner [3], Ted [6], Tedmund [2], Thormond [3], Thurman [1], Titus [2], Torquil [4], Travis [4], Volker, Waite [3], Warner [2]


Werner [4], William [34], Xander [2], Zander [4], Zarek, Zindel [1]

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