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Faith names

Faith names and what they mean, for faith, worship, hope.

Usage of these boy names is at its most widespread presently (usage of 0.27%), except for names such as Bob, Hyman and Lafayette which have become less fashionable. The most fashionable names for newborns here are Abraham (#180), Caleb (#35), Dexter (#394), Gideon (#349) and Roman (#113), with Abraham, Caleb, Dexter and Gideon enjoying a revival in popularity. Gedeon (top 12%) and Romin (91%) are common last names.

Here is the list of Follower names for girls.

Abraham - Von

Page 1/2 of 21 Faith names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Faith names: Abraham, Bob, Caleb, Dexter, Gideon

Abraham 1 .. .. for his great faith, was the .. Abraad, Abrahamad and Abraram are kreatif forms. [Ab, Avraham, .. 20 more]

Amal 2 .. Source fr. Hebrew, Sanskrit, Arabic elements. "hope." Rare, with the androgynous -al ending for Amal like Avital. Familiar to Americans as the young .. [Amahl, Amali, .. 1 more]

Androcles 3 .. .. for a play about Christian faith. Not Top 1000 names. [Androclus]

Artemas 4 .. .. survived even after worship of the .. Unusual. Artemas, Artimas (cf. Amias) ends with -as. [Art, Artimas, Artimus, .. 6 more]

Bob 5 .. .. Comedian Bob Hope; singer Bob Dylan .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Bobbee, Bobbie, Bobby, .. 1 more]

Brighton 6 .. .. to indicate the hope of a .. Not in Top 1000. See also Broughton.

Caleb 7 .. Stems fr. Hebrew word. "Faith, devotion, whole hearted." Ranked in Top 1000. Anglicized form of Kaleb .. [Cal, .. 5 more]

Constant 8 .. .. vigilant, and steadfast in the faith. Not Top 1000 name. See also Constanz.

Dexter 9 .. .. Greek dexi meaning "worship", which was .. Prevalent. Dexter, like Dempster, ends with the androgynous-sounding -er. [Dex, .. 2 more]

Eusebius 10 .. .. eu "good" and sebein "to worship" .. Rare. Eusebius, Esavius, like Eligius, uses the favored masculine-sounding -ius ending. [Esabio, Esavius, Eusaio, Eusebe, Eusavio, Eusevios, .. 7 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Faith names: Hyman, Lafayette, Peter, Roman, Thomas, Von

Gideon 11 .. .. skillful planning and faith rather than .. Popular, with the -on suffix for Gideon, Gidon, Hedeon like Gorton. [Gideone, .. 3 more]

Hyman 12 .. .. person's name in hope of recovery. Unique. Hyman (cf. Heiman) has the androgynous-sounding -an suffix. [Hayim, .. 4 more]

Jeroboam 13 .. who allowed the worship of idols .. Not in Top 1000.

Lafayette 14 .. May derive from "foi", meaning "faith" .. Not Top 1000 name.

Peter 15 .. .. was impulsive and had strong faith .. Popular. Pieter, var. (cf. Procter) uses the androgynous -er suffix. [Boutros, Peder, Pekka, Petar, Pete, Piero, Pierre, Pieter, Pietro, .. 12 more]

Procopio 16 .. .. for refusing to worship pagan gods .. Rare. Procopio (cf. Pedrio) uses the favored masculine-sounding -io suffix. [Procopius, .. 1 more]

Roman 17 .. .. center of the Roman Catholic faith .. Listed in Top 1000. [Romain, Romano, Romanos, .. 4 more]

Thomas 18 .. .. mixture of pessimism and zealous faith .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Tam, Tom, Tomasz, Tomlin, Tommey, Tommy, .. 19 more]

Traugott 19 .. Based on German. "Faith in God." Outside Top 1000.

Von 20 .. Stems fr. Old Norse language. "Hope." Not Top 1000 names. Also a respelling of the Dutch .. [Vondell, .. 2 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Faith names (and variants) for boys.

Abraham - Von
Abraham [Avi, Bram, Avram, Avrom, Brahm, Ebrahim, Avraham, Ibrahim, ..], Amal [Amel, Amahl, Amali], Androcles [Androclus], Artemas [Arty, Artie, Artemis, Artemio, Artemus, Artimas, Artimus, Artimis], Bob [Bobby, Bobbee, Bobbie, Bobbey], Brighton, Caleb [Cal, Cale, Kaleb, Kayleb, Kaylob, Cayleb], Constant, Dexter [Dex, Dexy, Dexton], Eusebius [Eusaio, Eusebe, Eusebio, Eusavio, Eusevio, Eusabio, Eusebios, Eusevios, ..], Gideon [Gidi, Gidon, Hedeon, Gideone], Hyman [Hayim, Hymen, Hymie, Hayyim, Mannie], Jeroboam, Lafayette, Peter [Piet, Pyotr, Piotr, Piero, Pierce, Pieter, Pietro, Pierre, ..], Procopio [Procopius, Prokopios], Roman [Rome, Romain, Romano, Romanus, Romaine, Romanes, Romanos], Thomas [Tommy, Tomie, Tomkin, Tomlin, Tommey, Tommie, Tommaso, Tomislaw, ..], Traugott, Von [Vonn, Vondell, Vontell]

Wenceslaus - Wenceslaus
Wenceslaus [Wenzel, Venceslao, Wenceslas, Wenczeslaw, Vlacheslav, Vyachaslav, Vyacheslav, Wiencyslaw]