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Page 1/19. Names of kings have an aura of majesty and power, a trait parents may wish to give to their newborn. 368 King names and what they mean, for king, ruler, royal, prince, rule, crown, empire, queen, emperor, ruled, throne, imperial, conqueror, royalty, reigns, chieftain, sultan for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Queen names for girls.
Abbas .. In Arabic, this name is used to refer to a lion, equivalent to referring to the king of the beasts as Leo in the English-speaking world ..
Abdullah .. A royal name in Saudi Arabia ..
Abednago .. Biblical: one of the three unfortunates thrown in the fiery furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar, and rescued by an angel ..
Abimelech .. (Hebrew) "The king is my father." ..
Abner .. Biblical: King Saul of Israel's army chief, a valiant warrior and clever strategist ..
Abraham .. The name was used from the 16th century, and various early saints of the Eastern Roman Empire also bore this name ..
Absalom .. Biblical: Absalom, son of King David, was renowned for his handsome appearance and ability to win the loyalty and allegiance of others .. He connived to steal his father's throne, and died in battle, caught by his hair in an oak tree and executed by one of his father's soldiers .. King David then lamented, "Would God I had died for thee, O Absalom, my son, my son!" Also the title of a tragic novel by William Faulkner ..
Adalric .. (Old German) "Noble, regal ruler."
Adlai .. Biblical name borne by a very minor character, the father of one of King David's herdsmen ..
Adolph .. The Latin form Adolphus arrived in Britain in mid-19th century, having been a German and Swedish royal name and also a saint's name ..
Adonia .. Biblical: one of King David's sons.
Adrian .. The name was borne by the Roman emperor Publius Aelius Hadrianus (second century AD) ..
Aegeus .. Greek mythology: King Aegeus was the father of Theseus, who killed the Cretan monster, the Minotaur ..
Aeneas .. Mythology: the Trojan hero prince of Virgil's Aeneid, who founded the Italian colony (Latium) that was the origin of Rome ..
Aimery .. (Old German) "King of work." ..
Ajax .. Ajax Telamonius, or Ajax the Great, was a Greek hero and legendary king of Salamis .. Ajax Oileus, or Ajax the Lesser, was a Greek hero and legendary king of Locris.
Alan .. Introduced into England by Breton followers of William the Conqueror, such as Alan, Earl of Brittany, who was rewarded for his services with vast estates in the newly conquered kingdom ..
Alaric .. (Old German) "Noble, regal ruler." .. Historical: Alaric I was the Gothic king of the Visigoths who plundered Rome in AD 410 ..
Alban .. From the Latin name Albanus, which may be an ethnic name from a city in the Roman Empire called Alba "white", or it may represent a Latin form of a British name derived from the Celtic word "alp" for "rock, crag" ..
Albert .. The name was revived in the 19th century mainly in honor of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, consort of Queen Victoria, who was noted for his enthusiastic support of the application of science to the modern industrial age .. Her many children and grandchildren carried the name to most of the royal families in Europe, but her eldest son's first move as king was to drop it .. Prince Albert of Monaco ..
Abraham, Adolph, Adrian, Alan and Albert are commonly used names, while Abbas, Abdullah, Abednago, Abimelech, Abner, Absalom, Adalric, Adlai, Adonia, Aegeus, Aeneas, Aimery, Ajax, Alaric and Alban are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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