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Hero names

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. Hero baby names and what they mean, for hero.

Usage of these boy names was at its apex 44 years ago (adoption of 11.92%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 4.55%, 61.8%), with names such as Jason going out of style. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Sawyer (#110), Beau (#228), Finn (#234), Rhett (#338) and Gideon (#349).

Here is the list of Heroine names for girls.

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Names may be associated with a word, eg. Raven is associated with "dark" but does not mean "dark".

Achilles - Conan

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

AchillesAchilles
Name of the hero of the .. Achilles (top 23%), comparable to Ahles (top 18%), Aviles (1%), is a common -les suffix last name. [Achill, Achilleo, Achillios, Akilles, Akillius, Quilo, .. 10 more]

Aeneas
The Trojan hero prince of Virgil's .. Ainneas and variants were not Top birth names in 2014. [Aenneas, Aineas, Aineias, Ainneas, Eneas, Enneiss, .. 6 more]

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

Ajax
.. name of two heroes of the .. Ajak is a marginally favored birth name. [Aias]

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

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

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

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

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

BayardBayard
.. 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: Brian, Cedric, Christian, Christopher, Clifford, Conan

BeauBeau
.. due to the hero of PC .. Beau, Beale, etc. became more trendy in 2014, rising on average +21 positions as baby names with Bo leading the upswing. [Beal, Beaudine, .. 4 more]

BooneBoone
.. legendary American frontier hero, has influenced .. Adoption of Boone as a boys' name in 2014 was 21.4% more than in 2013. See also Borne.

BrianBrian
.. one of its greatest national heroes .. Brian, Brain, etc. became less trendy last year, dropping -64 rankings as children's names with Bryant dropping the most. [Brain, Brien, Bryant, Bryent, Bryen, Bryon, .. 9 more]

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

CedricCedric
.. 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]

ChristianChristian
.. Progress (1684), whose hero is called .. Christer and variants were favored as birth names 18 years ago and are less popular today, with Chris falling out of fashion. [Chrestien, Christiaan, Christos, Cristen, Cristian, Krister, Kristian, Kristo, .. 17 more]

ChristopherChristopher
.. 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]

CliffordClifford
.. Dog is the hero of many .. Clifford was among 2014's Top names. [Cliff, Clyfford, .. 2 more]

Conall
.. was the Ulster hero Conall Cearnach .. Usage of Conall and forms was up 6 decades ago. [Conal, .. 3 more]

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

Quick Reference

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

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

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

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

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

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