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Page 1/4. 77 Explorer names and what they mean, for explorer, pioneer, voyager, traveler, scout, pilgrim, astronaut, frontiersman, adventurer, voyage for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Explorer names for girls.
Alan .. Astronaut Alan Shepard ..
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 ..
Arvad .. (Hebrew) "Exile, voyager."
Atticus .. Literary: the name of Scout's father in Harper Lee's novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" ..
Austin .. In America, the name carries Western association due to Stephen Austin, a frontiersman and one of the founders of the Republic of Texas ..
Beattie .. (Irish, Gaelic, Latin) "Voyager (through life)." ..
Bennett .. Aviation pioneer Floyd Bennett.
Bowie .. Colonel James Bowie, scout and originator of the knife that uses his name ..
Brendan .. Saint Brendan of Ireland (sixth century), known as "the Voyager", is famed for his scholarship and adventurous traveling, including a seven-year voyage to a land that some think may have been North America ..
Burton .. The exploits of African explorer and writer Sir Richard Burton may have influenced its use ..
Buzz .. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin.
Cabot .. John Cabot (15th century) was an Italian-born English explorer and navigator ..
Carson .. In America, legendary Missouri frontiersman Kit Carson (19th century) was a scout and guide in the exploration of the West as well as an important factor in the Mexican War ..
Catlin .. George Catlin was an American traveler and artist of the mid 19th century who is famous for his penetrating portraits of Native Americans.
Christian .. From Latin Christianus, a girl's name in the Middle Ages that became used as a male name, possibly due to the success of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684), whose hero is called Christian ..
Christopher .. The legend of Saint Christopher as the patron saint of travelers grew from the story of a giant who made his living carrying people across a river .. 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 ..
Chuck .. Aviation pioneer Colonel Chuck Yaeger.
Columbus .. Made famous by Christopher Columbus, the Italian explorer who discovered America.
Comstock .. The Comstock Lode of silver in Nevada, discovered by scout and trapper Henry Comstock, was the richest silver mine in America in the 19th century.
Alan, Austin, Bennett, Brendan, Burton, Carson, Christian, Christopher, Chuck and Columbus are commonly used names, while Amerigo, Archer, Arvad, Atticus, Beattie, Bowie, Buzz, Cabot, Catlin and Comstock are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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