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Honor baby names and what they mean, for honor, homage, venerated, honored, celebrated, praised.

Adoption of these boy names was at its peak during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.2989%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2461%, 17.7%), with names such as Albert, Elmer, Harry, Herbert and Lee falling out of fashion. The most trendy birth names in this compilation are Ahmed (#549), Archer (#303), Edison (#690), Judah (#243) and Rory (#416), and there is a revival in birth name popularity for Archer and Edison. Auston (top 18%) and Domian (44%) are popular last names.

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Abraham, Ahmed, Albert, Alexis, Antonio

Abraham 1 .. Abraham, celebrated for his great faith .. Popular as last names. Compare Abraham (upper 1%), Abram (4%), etc. with common last name Abriam (upper 92%), which also ends with -am. [Ab, Abarran, Abey, Abrami, Abran, Avrom, .. 17 more]

Achilles 2 .. .. the Trojan War, celebrated in Homer's .. Outside Top 1000. [Achill, Achillea, Achilleo, Aquil, Aquiles, .. 10 more]

Ahmed 3 .. Stems fr. Arabic language. "Highly praised or one who constantly .. ." Ahmed, Amad, etc. became less trendy last year, dropping -34 rankings as birth names with Ahmed leading the fall. One of the many names of .. [Achmad, Amahd, .. 8 more]

Albert 4 .. .. century mainly in honor of Prince .. Adalberto, Al, Allie, Bertie and Elbert are commonly used as variations of Albert. [Abert, Adalbert, Adelbert, Ailbert, Albertino, Alberto, Alvertos, Aubert, Bertie, Delbert, .. 17 more]

Alexis 5 .. .. saint of Edessa, venerated as a .. Alejo, Aleksei, Aleksi, Aleksio and Aleksios are more uncommon as variations of Alexis. [Alejo, Aleksi, Aleksios, Alexey, Alexio, Alexios, Alexus, .. 7 more]

Amadour 6 .. .. (Rocamadour), has been venerated by the .. Not in Top 1000. [Amador, .. 1 more]

Antonio 7 .. .. the Catholic church, venerated on June .. Adoption of Antonio, Anton, etc. as baby names in 2014 was up 5.4% compared to the previous year. [Antino, Antolin, Antonello, Antonino, Antonius, .. 3 more]

Archer 8 .. .. be used as homage to the .. Adoption of Archer peaked in 2014. See also Arther.

Austin 9 .. .. capital is named in his honor .. Austin has risen in favor since 1960-1969. [Austen, Ostynn, .. 3 more]

Calvin 10 .. .. first name as homage to 16th .. Calvino and Vinnie are more rarefied as variations of Calvin. [Cal, .. 3 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Archer, Austin, Calvin, Cornelius, Damian

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Don, Dylan, Edison, Edward, Elmer

Chevalier 11 .. .. the Legion of Honor in France. Listed in Top 1000. [Chevy]

Cornelius 12 .. .. pope who is venerated as a .. Carnelius, Conelius and Corneius are kreatif variations. [Con, Cornall, Cornelious, Cornell, Neel, .. 13 more]

Damian 13 .. .. Father Damien is honored as the .. Damian, Damien and Damon are fashionable forms. [Daemon, Daimon, Damiano, Damyon, Demyan, .. 14 more]

Demos 14 .. Also possibly homage to Greece's most .. Not Top 1000 names. [Demas, .. 1 more]

Don 15 .. .. may be in honor of John .. Don, Donn, Donnie and Donny are common as variant forms. [Donn, Donnie, .. 3 more]

Dylan 16 .. .. use is probably homage to poet .. Dillon (upper 1%), Dylan (62%) and Dillan (67%) exist commonly as last names. [Dillan, Dyllan, .. 4 more]

Edison 17 .. .. is used in honor of inventor .. Eddison is more rarefied as a form of Edison. [Eddison, Eddy, Edson]

Edward 18 .. .. came to be venerated in Europe .. Duarte, Eadbhard, Eadward, Edik and Edoardo are more exclusive as versions of Edward. [Duarte, Eduard, Eduarde, Eideard, Ewart, Teddy, .. 22 more]

Efrat 19 .. Stems fr. Hebrew language. "honored." Not in Top 1000. [Ephrat]

Elmer 20 .. .. 19th century in honor of American .. Outside Top 1000. [Aylmar, Aymer, Ellmer, .. 3 more]

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Summary of Honor names (and variants) for boys.

Abraham - Elmer
Abraham [Bram, Brahm, Ebrahim, Ibrahim, ..], Achilles [Aquil, Quilo, Aquiles, Aquilles, ..], Ahmed [Amed, Amad, Amahd, Amadi, ..], Albert [Elbert, Delbert, Elbrecht, Ulbricht, ..], Alexis [Alexy, Alexus, Alexios, Alexius, ..], Amadour [Amador, Amadore], Antonio [Tony, Antonino, Antonius, Antonello, ..], Archer, Austin [Ostin, Ostyn, Austyn, Ostynn], Calvin [Cal, Kalvin, Vinnie, Calvino], Chevalier [Chevy], Cornelius [Neal, Neel, Neil, Neely, ..], Damian [Dayman, Daymon, Demyan, Daymian, ..], Demos [Demas, Dimos], Don [Donne, Donny, Donnan, Donnie], Dylan [Dylon, Dyllan, Dyllon, Dylonn, ..], Edison [Eddy, Edson, Eddison], Edward [Ted, Teddy, Neddie, Teddie, ..], Efrat [Ephrat], Elmer [Elmir, Aymer, Ellmer, Elemer, ..]

Elton - Jarvis
Elton [Alton, Elden, Eldon, Ellton], Ewart [Evart, Evert, Ewert, Evarts], Fermin [Firmin], Ferrer, Fidel [Fido, Fidelo, Fidelix, Fidello, ..], Franklin [Frank, Franklyn, Franklynn, Franklinn, ..], Garfield [Gary, Garry], Gaurav [Gorav, Gourav], Gerasim, Gervase [Jarvey, Jarvis, Jervis, Gerwazy, ..], Gladstone, Glyndwr [Glin, Glyn, Glynn, Glyndwer], Gordon [Gordy, Gordan, Gordie, Gorden], Greeley [Greely, Greelea, Greeleigh], Harry [Hal, Harrie, Heimrich], Herbert [Herb, Herbie, Heribert, Heriberto, ..], Hillel, Honore [Honorius, Honoratus], Inigo, Jarvis [Jary, Jarvey, Jervey, Jervis, ..]

Judah - Tennyson
Judah [Jud, Jody, Judd, Jude], Jude [Judd, Judas, Judsen, Judson, ..], Kenyatta, Lee [Lea, Leigh], Longfellow, Luther [Lutero, Lothar, Louther, Lothario, ..], Marshall [Marsh, Marshal, Marschal, Marshell, ..], Meir [Myer, Meiri, Meyer, Mayer], Nicandro [Nikander, Nicandros, Nikandreo, Nikandrios, ..], Ninian, Olimpio [Olimpo, Olympio, Olympus, Olympios], Parnell [Parnel, Parrnell], Plato [Platon], Raleigh [Rawly, Ralegh, Rawley, Rawleigh], Rocco [Rock, Rocko, Rocky, Roque, ..], Roland [Rowe, Rollo, Rolly, Rowland, ..], Rory [Rorik, Rorry, Rorey, Rorric], Saviero, Sharif [Sherif, Shareef, Shereef], Tennyson [Tenny]

Timothy - Zebulon
Timothy [Tymon, Tymothy, Tymmothy, Tymoteusz, ..], Toussaint, Vincent [Vinny, Vinnie, Vinzenz, Wincenty, ..], Wesley [Wesly, Wessley, Westley, Westleigh], Yancy [Yance, Yancey, Yantsey], Ynyr, Zebulon [Zebulen, Zebulun, Zevulon, Zevulun]