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Boy Names associated with Honor


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Honor baby names and what they mean, for honor, homage, venerated, celebrated, with 68 results. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 7.7%) and have become much less common since (usage 2.6%, 66.1%), with names such as Timothy becoming less fashionable. The most trendy birth names in this compilation are Abraham (#170), Archer (#289), Huxley (#962), Rory (#378) and Wesley (#126), while Ruocco (top 14%) and Demian (44%) are popular last names. Here is the list of Celebrated names for girls.

Honor names

Abraham - Elton | Ewart - Honore | Huxley - Sharif | Tennyson - Zebulon

Abraham - Elton

Abraham, celebrated for his great faith .. Abraam is also a slightly favored kid's name. [Ab, Abe, Aberham, Abrahim, Abramo, Abrams, Brahm, Ibrahim, .. 14 more]

.. the Trojan War, celebrated in Homer's .. Achilles (top 23%), like Ahles (top 18%), Ackles (21%), is a common -es suffix last name. [Achill, Achillea, Achilleo, Achilleus, Achillios, Achillius, Akil, Quilo, .. 7 more]

.. century mainly in honor of Prince .. Albert and Alberto were among 2015's Top names. [Abert, Adalbert, Adelbrecht, Al, Albertus, Albrecht, Alvertos, Bertie, Ulbricht, .. 18 more]

.. saint of Edessa, venerated as a .. A very familiar children's name (#343 in latest rankings), Alexis is also used frequently as a last name. [Alejo, Alexi, .. 12 more]

.. (Rocamadour), has been venerated by the .. Less popular today. Amador was the variation last found (1997) in the Top 2000. [Amador, Amadore]

.. the Catholic church, venerated on June .. Adoption of Antonio, Anton, etc. as baby names in 2015 was down 7.1% compared to the previous year. [Antino, Antonito, Antonello, Antonius, .. 4 more]

.. be used as homage to the .. Adoption of Archer as a baby name in 2015 was significantly more than in 2005. See also Arther.

.. capital is named in his honor .. Used widely as baby names, Austin, Austen, etc. are similar to the common Justin. [Austen, Austyn, Ostin, .. 2 more]

.. first name as homage to 16th .. Calvino and Vinnie are more rarefied as variations of Calvin. [Cal, Calvino, .. 2 more]

.. the Legion of Honor in France. Chevy is commonly used as a form of Chevalier. [Chevy]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Abraham, Achilles, Albert, Alexis, Antonio

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Archer, Austin, Calvin, Cornelius, Damian

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Honor names: Don, Dylan, Edison, Edward, Elmer, Elton

.. pope who is venerated as a .. A conventional baby name (#1204 the past year), Cornelius is also used often as a last name. [Con, Cornelious, Cornilius, Kornelious, Kornelis, Neil, Neely, .. 11 more]

.. Father Damien is honored as the .. Damon is more widely used than the rest, although Damian appears to be getting popular too, while versions like Damon are no longer trendy. [Daemon, Daimen, Dameon, Damien, Damon, Demyan, .. 14 more]

Also possibly homage to Greece's most .. Demoe, Demons are common last names. [Demas, .. 1 more]

.. may be in honor of John .. Don (upper 11%), Donn (76%), Donnie (26%) and Donny (58%) are conventional male names, whereas Donnan and Donne are rarely used. [Donn, Donnan, .. 3 more]

.. use is probably homage to poet .. Dylonn is more rarefied as a variant form of Dylan. [Dillan, Dillon, Dyllon, Dylonn, .. 2 more]

.. is used in honor of inventor .. Eddison is more rarefied as a form of Edison. [Eddison, .. 2 more]

.. came to be venerated in Europe .. Usage of Edward, Eduard, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 0.4% more than the year before. [Duarte, Eddy, Edison, Edouard, Eduard, Edvard, Edwards, Neddie, Ted, Teddie, .. 17 more]

Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Honored." Efrat and Ephrat are unique as baby names. [Ephrat]

.. 19th century in honor of American .. Elmer is prevalent (upper 18%) as a given name. [Aylmar, Elemer, .. 4 more]

.. the name in honor of saxophonist .. Uncommon, with usage of 0.008% for Elton, Alton, etc. as birth names in 2015, lower than 0.009% a year ago. [Alton, Elden, .. 2 more]

Quick Reference

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

1. Abraham - Elton
Abraham [Bram, Brahm, Ebrahim, Ibrahim, ..], Achilles [Aquil, Quilo, Aquiles, Aquilles, ..], 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 [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], Harlan [Harlin, Harlyn, Harlenn, Harlynn, ..], Harry [Hal, Harrie, Heimrich], Hassan [Hasan, Hasani, Hassain], Havelock, Herbert [Herbie, Herberto, Heribert, Heriberto, ..], Hillel, Honore [Honorius, Honoratus]

Huxley [Huxly, Huxlee, Huxlea, Huxleigh], Inigo, Jarvis [Jary, Jarvey, Jervey, Jervis, ..], 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 [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]

Usage comparison for Honor names