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11 Faith names and what they mean, for faith for baby boys, listing 1-11. Abraham, Caleb, Peter, Roman and Thomas are commonly used names, while Androcles, Constant, Gideon, Lafayette, Traugott and Wenceslaus are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Faith names for girls.

Abraham .. Biblical: Abraham, celebrated for his great faith, was the ancestor-father of Israel and some of the Arabic peoples ..
[Ab, Abarran, Abe, Aberham, Abey, .. 17 more]

Androcles .. Shaw later used this tale for a play about Christian faith.

Caleb .. "Faith, devotion, whole hearted." ..
[Cal, Cale, Cayleb, Kaleb, Kayleb, .. 1 more]

Constant .. The name was seldom used in the Middle Ages, until it was taken up by Christians in the 17th century, partly due to its reference to determination in following Saint Peter's exhortations to be sober, vigilant, and steadfast in the faith.

Gideon .. Biblical: a hero and judge of Israel who won battles through skillful planning and faith rather than strength of arms alone ..
[Gideone, Gidi, Gidon, Hedeon]

Lafayette .. May derive from "foi", meaning "faith" ..

Peter .. Biblical: one of the 12 apostles, Peter the fisherman was impulsive and had strong faith ..
[Boutros, Par, Peder, Pedro, Pekka, .. 16 more]

Roman .. Rome was the center of the Roman Catholic faith ..
[Romain, Romaine, Romanes, Romano, Romanos, .. 2 more]

Thomas .. Biblical: one of the 12 apostles known as "doubting Thomas" as he has an unusual mixture of pessimism and zealous faith ..
[Tam, Tamas, Tamhas, Thom, Thoma, .. 19 more]

Traugott .. "Faith in God."

Wenceslaus .. King Wenceslas, patron saint of the Czech Republic, was a 10th-century monarch of Bohemia and a martyr for faith ..
[Venceslao, Vlacheslav, Vyachaslav, Vyacheslav, Wenceslas, .. 3 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Faith names: Abraham, Caleb, Gideon, Lafayette, Peter, Roman, Thomas

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Absalom .. Biblical: Absalom, son of King David, was renowned for his handsome appearance and ability to win the loyalty and allegiance of others ..
[Absalon, Abshalom, Absolem, Absolom, Absolon, .. 2 more]

Creed .. "Belief." ..

Barry .. Baseball player Barry Bonds.
[Bari, Barree, Barrey, Barrie, Barrington, .. 4 more]

Lech .. The name was borne by Lech Walesa, the courageous shipyard worker and labor organizer who led the campaign to bring down the Communist government in Poland.

Agapito .. "Lovingkindness, charity." ..
[Agapeto, Agapetus, Agapios]

Abel .. According to the Christian Church, he is a pre-Christian martyr and is invoked as a saint in the litany for the dying ..
[Abe, Abele, Abell, Abelson, Abey, .. 3 more]

Maverick .. "An independent man who avoids conformity." ..

Albern .. "Noble courage."

Almanzo .. Famous from the "Little House" books: Almanzo Wilder tells Laura that a distant English ancestor's life had been saved during the Crusades by an Arab named El Manzoor ..


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