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2 Hunting names and what they mean, for hunting for baby boys, listing 1-2. Archer and Bassett are rare names.
Archer .. An English surname from medieval times when bows and arrows were essential hunting and fighting equipment ..
Bassett .. Also the name of a short-legged hunting dog, the basset hound, possibly named so because its torso is so low ("bas" in French) to the ground.
Chase .. Painter William Merritt Chase.
Carson .. In America, legendary Missouri frontiersman Kit Carson (19th century) was a scout and guide in the exploration of the West as well as an important factor in the Mexican War ..
Bayless .. Possibly refers to a fishing ancestor.
Fiachra .. From fiach meaning "hunt" or "raven", and rí meaning "king" ..
Carden .. Carding is the part of the wool production process when the wool is combed to remove impurities .. Other names from the wool-making process are Shepherd, Shearer, and Weaver.
Aegeus .. When Aegeus mistakenly thought Theseus had been killed on his quest, he threw himself into the sea near Athens, which is now known as the Aegean.
Pike .. Pike's Peak in Colorado was named for Zebulon Pike, an early 18th-century soldier and explorer who first sighted the peak in his search for the source of the Mississippi River.
Hudson .. Explorer Henry Hudson was the first European to visit the Hudson River, which he found while searching for a Northwest Passage to India ..
Skeet .. Skeet shooting is a sport about shooting a a clay "pigeon" or tossed target with a rifle ..
Aston .. Famous for an English sports car, the Aston Martin.
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