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12 Husband names and what they mean, for husband for baby boys, listing 1-12.
Aristotle .. Made famous by the Greek philosopher Aristotle, and given prominence in recent years by the fame of Jacqueline Kennedy's second husband, shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis.
Boaz .. Biblical: names of several characters, including the second husband of Ruth, who treats her generously ..
Burton .. Also made familiar in modern times by Elizabeth Taylor's husband, Richard Burton ..
Cleophas .. Biblical name: husband of one of the Marys who stood at the foot of the Cross.
Dagwood .. In the popular comic strip "Blondie", Dagwood is the harassed husband of a dizzy blonde ..
Darnley .. Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley, was the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots, and father of James VI of Scotland and I of England.
Epemetheus .. Greek mythology: the husband of Pandora (who opened the famous box, loosing trouble on the world) and brother of Prometheus, who brought fire to mankind.
Ferdinand .. It appeared in England in the 16th century, with Mary I's Spanish husband Philip II ..
Siegfried .. Name of the hero of Wagner's "Ring" cycle of operas, son of Siegmund, and husband of Brunhilde.
Snowden .. Also a title name: the Earl of Snowden was the late Princess Margaret's ex-husband.
Uriah .. Biblical: one of King David's warriors, the Hittite husband of Bathsheba ..
Xerxes .. One (in the fifth century BC) made war on the Greeks and also appears in the biblical Apocrypha as Ahasuerus, husband of Esther.
Burton and Ferdinand are commonly used names, while Aristotle, Boaz, Cleophas, Dagwood, Darnley, Epemetheus, Siegfried, Snowden, Uriah and Xerxes are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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