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Explorer baby names and what they mean, for explorer, pioneer, trek, voyager, traveler, traveling, scout, astronaut, pilgrim, frontiersman, voyage, adventurer.

These boy names are at the apex of their popularity today (usage of 0.2522%), except for names such as Edwin, Cortez, Willie, Frank and Neil which have become somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Archer (#303), Atticus (#370), Ryker (#151), Dax (#604) and Bennett (#166), and there is also a rebound in birth name usage for Archer and Bennett. Bonnett (top 5%) and Austein (76%) are familiar surnames.

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Explorer names: Alan, Archer, Atticus, Austin, Bennett

Alan 1 .. .. astronaut Alan Shepard; actors Alan Alda .. Popular as last names. Compare Alan (top 12%), Allan (2%) with popular last name Blan (top 21%), which also ends with -lan. [Ailean, Aland, Alann, Alano, Alanson, Allain, Allan, Allen, Alleyne, Allon, .. 15 more]

Amerigo 2 .. .. "America" from Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci. Americo is popular as a variant form of Amerigo. [America, Americus, Ameriko, .. 3 more]

Archer 3 .. .. known pastoralists and explorers in 19th .. Aaarcher, Aacher and Archeraa are kreatif variations.

Arvad 4 .. Source fr. Hebrew. "Exile, voyager." Arvad and variants are hardly found as male names, and Arvie appears frequently (upper 24%) as a last name. [Arpad, Arv, Arvid, .. 1 more]

Atticus 5 .. .. the name of Scout's father in .. A highly popular boys' name.

Austin 6 .. .. Stephen Austin, a frontiersman and one .. Austin is recognizable (upper 25%) as a masculine name, whereas Austen, Austyn, Ostin, Ostyn and Ostynn are atypical. [Austen, Austyn, Ostin, Ostyn, Ostynn]

Beattie 7 .. Based on Irish, Gaelic, Latin languages. "Voyager (through life); blessed." Beattie, Beatty, etc. are seldom found as male names. Masculine form of Beatrice. [Beatie, .. 2 more]

Bennett 8 .. .. aviation pioneer Floyd Bennett. Bennett and variants rose in popularity in 2014. [Benet, Benett, Benoit, .. 1 more]

Borg 9 .. .. TV series Star Trek: The Next .. Unique as a children's name, Borg occurs more frequently as a surname. See also Burk.

Bowie 10 .. Colonel James Bowie, scout and originator .. Bowen is common as a form of Bowie. [Bow, .. 1 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Explorer names: Brendan, Burton, Carson, Christian, Christopher, Chuck

Brendan 11 .. .. , known as "the Voyager", is famed .. Brendan has risen in favor since the 1880s. [Breandan, Bren, .. 8 more]

Burton 12 .. .. exploits of African explorer and writer .. Rare. Burton, like Berton, ends with the unusual -rton. [Bert, Burt, .. 1 more]

Buzz 13 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin. Rarely used as a children's name. [Buzzie, .. 2 more]

Cabot 14 .. .. Italian born English explorer and navigator .. Not in Top 1000. [Cabbot]

Caird 15 .. Derivative of Scottish, Gaelic languages. "Traveling metalsmith; tinker, worker with tin." Caird, Kaird, etc. are not in the Top 1000. Occupational name. [Caerd, Cairde, .. 2 more]

Carson 16 .. .. century was a scout and guide .. Carson has gained increasing favor as a children's name since the 1960s. [Carsan, .. 4 more]

Catlin 17 .. .. was an American traveler and artist .. Catlin, Katlin, etc. are hardly found as masculine names. [Cattlin, Katlin, Kattlin]

Christian 18 .. .. of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684) .. Christian, Cristian and Kris are common as forms. [Chrestien, Christiaan, Christo, Cristen, Cristian, Criston, Cristos, Cristy, Kristian, .. 16 more]

Christopher 19 .. .. patron saint of travelers grew from .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Chris, Christofer, Christoffer, Christos, Cristobal, Cristoforo, Cristovano, Kriss, Kristo, Kristoffer, .. 22 more]

Chuck 20 .. .. aviation pioneer Colonel Chuck Yaeger. Chuck exists often (upper 17%) as a surname. [Chuckie]

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Summary of Explorer names (and variants) for boys.

Alan - Chuck
Alan [Alun, Alyn, ..], Amerigo [Ameriko, Amerikus, ..], Archer, Arvad [Arvid, Arvie, ..], Atticus, Austin [Ostyn, Ostynn, ..], Beattie [Beaty, Beatty], Bennett [Bennet, Benoit, ..], Borg, Bowie [Bow, Bowen], Brendan [Brennen, Brennon, ..], Burton [Burt, Burtt], Buzz [Buzzy, Buzzie], Cabot [Cabbot], Caird [Kaird, Kairde, ..], Carson [Kason, Karson, ..], Catlin [Katlin, Kattlin], Christian [Krystian, Krystiano, ..], Christopher [Tobal, Topher, ..], Chuck [Chuckie]

Colum - Faramond
Colum [Columbanus, Columcille, ..], Columbus [Colombe, Colombo], Comstock, Cornell [Cornel, Corney], Cortez [Kortes, Kortez], Cree, Crockett [Krock, Croquett, ..], Dana [Dane, Danie], Danar, Daniel [Danyel, Deiniol, ..], Darion [Darrien, Darrion, ..], David [Davyn, Davydd, ..], Dax [Dack, Daxton], Drake [Drago, Drakon, ..], Eastman, Edmund [Ted, Teddy, ..], Edsel, Edwin [Teddy, Teddie, ..], Eric [Rikki, Rikky, ..], Faramond [Pharamond, Pharamund, ..]

Farold - Lander
Farold, Farr, Ferdinand [Nando, Nandy, ..], Flinders, Ford [Forden, Fordon], Frank [Franz, Frantz, ..], Fremont, George [Ygor, Yuriy, ..], Gifford [Gifferd, Gyfford], Goldwin [Goldwyn, Goldwynn, ..], Henry [Herrior, Hinrich, ..], Hudson, Jacques [Jock, Jaques, ..], Joachim [Yakim, Yachim, ..], Jonah [Jonas, Jonasco], Joshua [Jozua, Yehoshua, ..], Julius [Jules, Julio, ..], Kenelm [Kenhelm, Kennelm], Kit [Kitt], Lander [Landor, Landry, ..]

Marco - Springer
Marco [Marcos, Markos], Mark [Marques, Marquus, ..], Methodios [Methodius], Miles [Mylo, Myles, ..], Natal [Nataly, Natalio, ..], Neil [Niles, Oneal, ..], Nestor [Nestore, Nestorio, ..], Palmer [Palmar, Palmerston], Peregrine [Peregryn, Peregrino], Perry [Parry, Perrie], Pike [Pyke], Ponce, Raleigh [Rawly, Rawley, ..], Roald, Rover, Ryker [Riker], Scout, Sinbad [Sindbah], Somerley [Sorley, Somerled], Springer

Standish - Wolfgang
Standish, Stian [Styg, Stygge], Sumner, Taz [Tazz, Tazman], Thor [Torre, Tyrus, ..], Viator, Willie [Will, Willy], Wolfgang [Wolfram, Wulfram]