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Boy Names associated with Film

Film baby names and what they mean, for film, series, cartoon, show, with 138 results. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (USAGE OF 18.5%) and have become much less widespread since (USAGE 7.3%, DOWN 60.7%), with names such as Philip becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier baby names in this compilation are Oliver (#19), Lucas (#16), Roman (#102), Ryker (#149) and Miles (#107), while Lucus (TOP 13%) and Bunton (5%) are conventional surnames. Here is the list of Play names for girls.

Film names

Alfred - Blake | Blythe - Corey | Cyrano - Ferris | Fester - Hitchcock | Hobbes - Michael | Miles - Shad | Shane - Yorick

Alfred - Blake

Alfred

Alfred
.. movie director Alfred Hitchcock. Common as surnames, and Elfred, var. are comparable to popular surnames Ahamed (TOP 34%), Apted (73%), which also end with -ed. [Fredo, Avery, Alfredo, Alfeo, Alf, Al, Ailfryd, .. 14 more]

Altman
.. Film director Robert Altman; department store .. Altman, like the similar Alten, exists more usually as a surname. [Eltermann, .. 5 more]

Alvin

Alvin
.. Radio characters Alvin and the Chipmunks .. A familiar boys' name (#602 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Alvin is also used somewhat often as a surname. [Elwynn, Alwynn, Alvy, Alvan, Al, .. 14 more]

Amadeus
.. to the 1984 movie "Amadeus" about .. Amado is a recognizable (TOP 79%) masculine name. [Amyot, Amedeo, Amati, Amadeusz, Amadeo, Amadei, Amadee, .. 9 more]

Amos

Amos
.. politically incorrect radio show Amos 'n .. Usage of Amos, Amoss, etc. as boys' names in 2015 was a lot more than 10 years ago. [Amoss, .. 1 more]

Anakin

Anakin
.. Vader in the Star Wars movies .. Common, with usage of 0.012% for Anakin and Ani as boys' names in 2015, higher than 0.012% a year ago. [Ani]

Androcles
.. tale for a play about Christian .. Rare. Androcles (cf. Andries) has the androgynous -es suffix. [Androclus]

Austin

Austin
.. The "Austin Powers" movies, though, have .. Widely used, with usage of 0.315% for Austin and variants as birth names in 2015, though lower than 0.343% the previous year. [Ostynn, Ostyn, .. 3 more]

Baldric
.. Atkinson's TV comic series "Blackadder", Baldric .. Baldric, Baldrick, etc. are not often used as birth names. [Baudric, Balderik, .. 2 more]

Bardolf
.. appears in four of Shakespeare's plays. Not widespread. Bardolf, Bardulph, etc. are not found in the US Census. [Bardulph, Bardoul, Bardou, .. 2 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Film names: Alfred, Alvin, Amos, Anakin, Austin

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Film names: Barry, Basil, Benton, Bernard, Bert, Blake

Barry

Barry
.. Barry M. Goldwater; film director Baz .. Adoption of Barrington and forms was elevated during 1950-1959 and has become reduced, with Barry falling out of fashion. [Berry, Barrington, Barrie, Bari, .. 5 more]

Bartlet
.. on the TV series The West .. Bartlet (TOP 48%) and Bartlett (1%) appear commonly as last names. [Bartlitt, Bartlett]

Basil

Basil
.. Holmes in 14 films in the .. Somewhat novel as a children's name, Basil exists more frequently as a surname. [Wassily, Vassily, Vassilij, Vasilius, Vasileos, Vasile, Bazyli, Bazil, Basilic, .. 14 more]

Benton

Benton
Film director Robert Benton. Benton became more trendy in 2015, rising +68 positions as a boys' name to reach #876. See also Boynton.

Beresford
.. Film director Bruce Beresford. Beresford is not in the Top 2000.

Berger
Game show host Tom Bergeron. Berger and Bergeron were not among 2015's Top names. [Bergeron]

Bernard

Bernard
.. film director Bernardo Bertolucci; art critic .. Bernard, Bear and Bernardo are in the Top 2000. [Vernados, Bernt, Bernhardo, Berend, Bear, Barnhard, Barnard, .. 16 more]

Bert

Bert
.. Its popularity among show business types .. Less common today. Bert was the variant last found (1992) in the Top 2000. [Butch, Burt, Berty, Berto, Bertie, .. 2 more]

Bevis
.. popularity of the cartoon Beavis and .. Compare surnames Bevin (UPPER 77%), Bevins (5%). [Beviss, .. 3 more]

Blake

Blake
.. Carrington on the TV series "Dynasty" .. Adoption of Blake and variants as children's names in 2015 was up 0.2% compared to the previous decade. [Blakeman, Blakely]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Film names [and variants] for boys.

1. Alfred - Blake
Alfred [21], Altman [6], Alvin [19], Amadeus [16], Amos [2], Anakin [1], Androcles [1], Austin [5], Baldric [4], Bardolf [5], Barry [9], Bartlet [2], Basil [23], Benton, Beresford, Berger [1], Bernard [23], Bert [7], Bevis [4], Blake [2]


Blythe [2], Boniface [5], Borg, Boris [4], Brian [14], Bryant [1], Buster, Butcher [1], Calvin [4], Carlos [3], Casey [6], Caspar [8], Cecil [4], Chandler, Chuck [1], Cimarron [3], Clyde [1], Colby [5], Conan [4], Corey [15]


Cyrano [1], Darrel [20], Darren [10], Darryl [7], Dax [2], Denby [5], Destry [2], Dillon [6], Dino, Donald [1], Dorian [6], Draven, Dudley, Duke, Elijah [15], Elmer [6], Elmo [1], Ewing [2], Felix [12], Ferris [3]


Fester [1], Finnian [11], Forest [5], Francis [43], Fraser [4], Frederick [41], Fritz [1], Garfield [2], Garrison [1], Garth, Gaston [2], George [55], Goddard [9], Godfrey [14], Goldwin [5], Gomer, Guy [1], Hal, Harvey [8], Hitchcock


Hobbes [2], Homer [6], Hugh [14], Ilya [2], Ingemar [4], Ismail [8], Istvan, Jarman [2], Jed [2], Jeremy [12], Jolyon, Lindsay [12], Linus [2], Lonnie [6], Lothar [4], Lucas [3], Malcolm [3], Marcus [4], Martin [17], Michael [51]


Miles [4], Monte [9], Norton, Oliver [11], Peter [21], Philip [20], Piper, Preston, Ramon [3], Regis, Remington, Ren [2], Rex [1], Ridley [4], Rocky [7], Roman [7], Rush, Ryker [1], Sergio [14], Shad [3]


Shane [3], Shashi, Sidney [3], Stephen [26], Sylvester [3], Taran [1], Taylor [6], Taz [3], Terence [15], Timon, Triton, Victor [13], Vincent [19], Webster [5], Welby [4], Wetherby [5], William [34], Yorick

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