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6 Fierce names and what they mean, for fierce for baby boys, listing 1-6. Here is the list of Fierce names for girls.
Cheyenne .. The Cheyenne were fierce opponents of European settlement in the West ..
Devlin .. "Fierce courage."
Griffin .. In Greek mythology and medieval legend, the Gryphon was a fierce creature with the foreparts of an eagle (hence the hooked nose) and the hindquarters of a lion ..
Halden .. In ancient Britain, the Danes were fierce and frequent invaders.
Larkin .. "Rough, fierce." ..
Lorcan .. "Little fierce one."
Cheyenne, Devlin, Griffin, Halden, Larkin and Lorcan are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)
Clare .. In Thomas Hardy's tragic novel "Tess of the D'Urbervilles", Tess falls in love with, and is abandoned by, a man named Angel Clare.
Kaleb .. "Tenacious and aggressive." ..
Odysseus .. "Angry man." ..
Breed .. Possibly an occupational name to do with animal breeding ..
Lachlan .. May also possibly refer to a Viking ancestor or mean "bellicose" ..
Arrio .. "Belligerent."
Brutus .. The name is only seldom used due to its association with the word "brute".
Attila .. Attila the Hun was the king of the Huns whose cruel invasions of the Balkans and Gaul helped hasten the end of the Roman Empire ..
Burr .. In America, made famous by Jefferson's Vice-President Aaron Burr, who is probably best known for having killed his political enemy Alexander Hamilton in a duel in 1801 ..
Averill .. From eofor hild with connotations of a ferocious fighter ..
Abednago .. Biblical: one of the three unfortunates thrown in the fiery furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar, and rescued by an angel ..
Abraham .. Biblical: Abraham, celebrated for his great faith, was the ancestor-father of Israel and some of the Arabic peoples ..
Eric .. Literary: the name was not widely used among English-speaking people until 19th-century British fiction writers Frederic Farrar (in "Eric", or "Little by Little") and H Rider Haggard (in "Eric Brighteyes") ..
Fachtna .. "Hostile, malicious." ..
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