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Boy Names associated with Hero


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Hero baby names and what they mean, for hero, with 75 results. These Hero names are an alternative to having a family name as a middle name, by using the spot to honor a hero, whether political, historical or otherwise. Usage of these boy names was at its apex 45 years ago (adoption of 11.92%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 4.49%, 62.3%), with names such as Jason going out of style. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Sawyer (#94), Beau (#203), Rhett (#274), Finn (#209) and Gideon (#328), while Houlden (top 73%) and Sawer (92%) are familiar last names. Here is the list of Heroine names for girls.

Hero names

Achilles - Conan | Conlan - Gideon | Guy - Nathan | Nelson - Ulysses

Achilles - Conan

Name of the hero of the .. Achillies is also a moderately common boys' name. [Achill, Achilleo, Achillios, Akilles, Akillius, Quilo, .. 10 more]

The Trojan hero prince of Virgil's .. Unusual. Compare Ainneas, var. with common last names Aas (upper 46%), Arendas (56%), which also end with -as. [Aenneas, Aineas, Aineias, Ainneas, Eneas, Enneiss, .. 6 more]

.. mighty warrior and hero who commanded .. Agamemnon, Agamemno and Agamenon are not Top 2000 names. [Agamemno, .. 1 more]

.. name of two heroes of the .. Ajao (top 96%), Aja (30%) are common surnames. [Aias]

.. borne by the hero in Ali .. Alia is more uncommon as a variant form of Ali. [Alia]

.. as the young hero of Giancarlo .. Not Top 2000 names. [Amahl, Amali, Amel]

.. Amory Blaine, the hero of his .. Amory, Amorey, etc. are not in the Top 2000. [Aimory, Amery, Amry, .. 1 more]

.. Balfour is the young, idealistic hero .. Balfour, Balfor, etc. are not in the Top 2000. [Balfer, Ballfour, .. 2 more]

.. to Jake Barnes, hero of Hemingway's .. Barnes, like the similar-sounding Byrnes, occurs more usually as a surname.

.. knight and national hero renowned for .. Baiardo, Bajardo and Bay are more uncommon as forms of Bayard. [Baiardo, Bay, Baylen, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hero names: Achilles, Ali, Bayard, Beau, Boone

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hero names: Brian, Cedric, Christian, Christopher, Clifford, Conan

.. due to the hero of PC .. Beau, Beale, etc. became more trendy in 2015, rising on average +7 positions as baby names with Beau leading the upswing. [Beal, Beaudine, .. 4 more]

.. legendary American frontier hero, has influenced .. Adoption of Boone as a boys' name in 2015 was 13.7% more than in 2014. See also Borne.

.. one of its greatest national heroes .. Brian, Brain, etc. became less trendy last year, dropping -82 rankings as children's names with Bryant dropping the most. [Brain, Brien, Bryant, Bryent, Bryen, Bryon, .. 9 more]

Root fr. Spanish, Greek. "Brother of heroes." Carsander and Clarsander are creative variations. A king of Macedonia, contemporary of .. [Casander, Cassandero, .. 1 more]

.. velvet suited boy hero of Frances .. Adoption of Cedrick and variants was more pronounced among parents during 1950-1959 and has become diminished, with Rick becoming less in vogue. [Caddaric, Cedrick, Sedric, Sedrick, .. 7 more]

.. Progress (1684), whose hero is called .. Christer and variants were favored as birth names 19 years ago and are less popular today, with Chris falling out of fashion. [Chrestien, Christiaan, Christos, Cristen, Cristian, Krister, Kristian, Kristo, .. 17 more]

.. Pooh, whose human hero is called .. Chris, Christoph, Cris, Kit and Kristofer are widely used as variations of Christopher. [Chris, Christie, Christofer, Christoffer, Christoforus, Christophoros, Cris, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Kristo, .. 22 more]

.. Dog is the hero of many .. Clifford was among 2015's Top names. [Cliff, Clyfford, .. 2 more]

.. was the Ulster hero Conall Cearnach .. Usage of Conall and forms was up 7 decades ago. [Conal, .. 3 more]

.. of the legendary hero Finn mac .. Conan, Con and Connie are commonplace as forms. [Con, Conant, Conn, .. 1 more]

Quick Reference

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

1. Achilles - Conan
Achilles [Aquil, Quilo, Aquiles, Aquilles, ..], Aeneas [Enne, Enneas, Enneis, Enneiss, ..], Agamemnon [Agamemno, Agamenon], Ajax [Aias], Ali [Alia], Amal [Amel, Amahl, Amali], Amory [Amry, Amery, Aimory, Amorey], Balfour [Balfer, Balfor, Balfore, Ballfour], Barnes, Bayard [Bay, Baylen, Baiardo, Bajardo], Beau [Bo, Boe, Beaudan, Beaudine, ..], Boone, Brian [Bryen, Bryon, Bryent, O'Brien, ..], Cassander [Casander, Casandro, Cassandero], Cedric [Ricky, Sedric, Sedrik, Sedrick, ..], Christian [Kristo, Kristian, Krystian, Krystiano, ..], Christopher [Tobal, Topher, Stoffel, Krzysztof, ..], Clifford [Cliff, Clyff, Clyford, Clyfford], Conall [Conn, Conal, Connal, Connell], Conan [Con, Conn, Connie, Conant]

Conlan [Conley, Conlin, Conlon, Connlyn], Curran [Curry, Currey, Currie], Darcy [Darsy, D'Arcy, Darsey, Darcey], Decatur, Dooley, Dylan [Dylon, Dyllan, Dyllon, Dylonn, ..], Egil [Eigil], Einar [Inar, Einer, Ejnar], Evander, Farrell [Ferryl, Ferrel, Ferrill, Ferrell, ..], Fergus [Fergie, Feargus, Ferguson, Fergusson, ..], Fife [Fib, Fyfe], Fingal [Fin, Finn, Fingall, Fionghall], Finlay [Lee, Leigh, Finnley, Finnlie, ..], Finn [Fin, Fynn, Fionn], Flann [Flainn, Flannan, Flannery], Galahad [Galath], Gavin [Gavyn, Gwayn, Gwayne, Gawaine, ..], Ghazi, Gideon [Gidi, Gidon, Hedeon, Gideone]

Guy [Guido], Gwalchmai, Halbert [Halburt], Hale [Hayle], Havelock, Heathcliff, Hercules [Hercule, Heraclio, Herakles, Herculie, ..], Holden, Horatius, Ivan [Iwan, Ifan, Ivano, Ivanhoe], Jason [Jay, Jayce, Jaysen, Jayson, ..], Jody [Jodi, Jodey, Jodie], John [Zane, Vanya, Yanno, Yanni, ..], Kim, Lafayette, Leander [Leo, Liander, Liandro, Leiandros, ..], Lleu [Lugh, Lugus], Mahavira [Mahavir], Manton [Manten, Mannton], Nathan [Nate, Natan, Nathen, Nathon]

Nelson [Nils, Niles, Nilson, Nilsson, ..], Odin, Paul [Pol, Poll, Poul, Pawel, ..], Radames, Rhett, Roland [Rowe, Rollo, Rolly, Rowland, ..], Romeo, Sawyer, Sherwood [Shurwood, Sherwoode], Siegfried [Sigfryd, Sigvard, Sigfried, Sygfried, ..], Simba, Sweeney [Sweeny], Theseus, Tristan [Triston, Tristyn, Trystan, Tristram, ..], Ulysses [Ulises, Ulisse]

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