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Page 1/2. 28 Explorer names and what they mean, for explorer for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Explorer names for girls.
Amerigo .. The US, founded on the principle of home rule, took its nickname of "America" from Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci.
Archer .. In Australia, the name may be used as homage to the seven Archer brothers who were well-known pastoralists and explorers in 19th-century Queensland ..
Burton .. The exploits of African explorer and writer Sir Richard Burton may have influenced its use ..
Cabot .. John Cabot (15th century) was an Italian-born English explorer and navigator ..
Christopher .. Ac Milne's "Winnie the Pooh", whose human hero is called Christopher Robinr Christofer and Christoffer are German formse Christophe (kris-TAWF) is Frencha Explorer Christopher Columbusa actors Christopher Plummer, Christopher Reevey architect Christopher Wren ..
Columbus .. Made famous by Christopher Columbus, the Italian explorer who discovered America.
Cortez .. Historical: surname of the Spanish explorer and adventurer Hernando Cortes (16th century) who with a small expeditionary force conquered the Aztec civilization of Mexico.
Darion .. John Keats described the moment of discovery when explorers stood "silent, upon a peak in Darien".
David .. Explorer David Livingstone ..
Drake .. English explorer Sir Francis Drake.
Edmund .. Explorer Sir Edmund Hillary ..
Eric .. Scandinavian legend relates that the explorer Leif Ericson (son of Erik the Red) landed on the shores of America 500 years before Christopher Columbus ..
Ferdinand .. Explorers Ferdinand Magellan, Hernando Cortez ..
Flinders .. Use as a given name is probably because of the explorer Matthew Flinders (1774-1914).
Fremont .. Explorer John Fremont.
Henry .. Explorer Henry Hudson ..
Hudson .. Explorer Henry Hudson was the first European to visit the Hudson River, which he found while searching for a Northwest Passage to India ..
Jacques .. Undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau.
Lander .. Lander, Wyoming was named for explorer and Civil War general Frederick W ..
Marco .. Italian explorer Marco Polo.
Burton, Christopher, Columbus, Cortez, David, Edmund, Eric, Ferdinand, Henry, Jacques and Marco are commonly used names, while Amerigo, Archer, Cabot, Darion, Drake, Flinders, Fremont, Hudson and Lander are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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