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Page 1/10. 181 Great names and what they mean, for great, high, greatest, big, best, excellent, perfect for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Great names for girls.
Aaron .. Biblical: Moses' brother Aaron was the first high priest of Israel ..
Abraham .. Biblical: Abraham, celebrated for his great faith, was the ancestor-father of Israel and some of the Arabic peoples ..
Abram .. (Hebrew) "High father." ..
Ace .. (English) "Number one, the best." ..
Aidan .. Saint Aidan (Ireland, seventh century) established the monastery of Lindisfarne, one of the great centers of learning of its time ..
Ajax .. Ajax Telamonius, or Ajax the Great, was a Greek hero and legendary king of Salamis ..
Akbar .. (Arabic) "Greatest."
Akmal .. (Arabic) "Perfect."
Alexander .. Alexander the Great (356-323 BC) conquered and ruled the greater part of the known world before his death at the age of 33 .. History describes him as a man of high physical courage, impulsive energy, and fervid imagination ..
Alfred .. A rather common name before the Norman Conquest of Britain, being the name of Alfred the Great (ninth century), King of Wessex ..
Ali .. (Arabic) "High, exalted." .. The name is one of the ninety-nine attributes of Allah proposed by Muhammad as excellent names for boy children ..
Alta .. (Latin) "High, elevated." ..
Amir .. Term for a high-ranking and powerful official in many different capacities in the Muslim world.
Amory .. Scott Fitzgerald used this name for Amory Blaine, the hero of his first best-selling novel, "This Side of Paradise" ..
Anson .. Baseball great Cap Anson.
Aram .. (Assyrian) "High." ..
Archelaus .. Herod the Great had a son of that name who is mentioned in the Bible ..
Ardal .. (Irish, Gaelic) "High or bear-like valor."
Arden .. (Latin) "Great forest." ..
Aristeo .. (Spanish, Greek) "Best."
Aaron, Abraham, Abram, Alexander, Alfred, Ali and Arden are commonly used names, while Ace, Aidan, Ajax, Akbar, Akmal, Alta, Amir, Amory, Anson, Aram, Archelaus, Ardal and Aristeo are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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