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Page 1/6. 116 Leader names and what they mean, for leader, chief, pioneer, captain, commander, guide, chieftain, generals for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Leader names for girls.

Abner .. Biblical: King Saul of Israel's army chief, a valiant warrior and clever strategist ..
[Ab, Abbey, Abbie, Abby, Abe, .. 8 more]

Ahab .. Literary: the mad sea captain in Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick".

Aluf .. (Hebrew) "Leader, one in charge."
[Alouf, Aluph]

Beauregard .. Dennis took this name from the names of three prominent Confederate generals, Pierre Beauregard (who fired on Fort Sumter), Thomas Jackson (known as "Stonewall"), and Ambrose Burnside (better known for his whiskers or sideburns) ..

Bennett .. Aviation pioneer Floyd Bennett.
[Benet, Benett, Bennet, Benoit]

Berthold .. (Old German) "Renowned leader." ..
[Bert, Bertell, Bertil, Berthoud, Bertol, .. 5 more]

Bligh .. Related to Bliss and Blythe, but due to the fame of English sea captain William Bligh, whose crew on the HMS Bounty mutinied in 1789, it has taken on connotations of severity, even tyranny ..

Bohemond .. Bohemond, Prince of Antioch (11th century), was a Crusader and one of the important leaders of the First Crusade which was ruled by nobles.
[Boamund, Bohemund]

Brigham .. Mormon leader Brigham Young.
[Brigg, Briggham, Briggs]

Caradoc .. The British chieftain Caractacus, son of Cunobelinos, was a man of proud bearing who rebelled against Roman rule in the first century AD.

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 ..
[Carsan, Carsen, Cason, Karson, Kason]

Cesar .. Labor leader Cesar Chavez.
[Cesare, Cesario, Cezar, Chezare]

Chamberlain .. (Middle English) "Chief officer of the household." ..
[Chambellan, Chamberlin, Chambers]

Chaplin .. A chaplain was usually a minor ecclesiastical position, and has come to mean something like the spiritual guide of a secular organization, like a hospital chaplain ..
[Chaplain, Chaplinn, Chappelin]

Charles .. The first Holy Roman Emperor (seventh to eighth century) Charlemagne (Latin Carolus Magnus, meaning "Charles the Great") was a powerful German leader who created a more ordered society out of the chaos that followed the fall of Rome ..
[Carel, Carl, Carlo, Carlos, Carrol, .. 22 more]

Chuck .. Aviation pioneer Colonel Chuck Yaeger.

Cletus .. From Kleitos, the name of one of Alexander the Great's generals ..
[Cleo, Cleon, Clete, Cletis, Cletos, .. 4 more]

Clitus .. Latin form of Kleitos, the name of one of Alexander the Great's generals ..

Cochise .. The name of a renowned warrior, chief of the Chiricahua Apache.

Conall .. The name was borne by many early chieftains and warriors of Ireland ..
[Conal, Conn, Connal, Connell]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leader names: Abner, Bennett, Carson, Cesar, Charles, Chuck, Cletus

Bennett, Carson, Cesar, Charles, Chuck and Cletus are commonly used names, while Abner, Ahab, Aluf, Beauregard, Berthold, Bligh, Bohemond, Brigham, Caradoc, Chamberlain, Chaplin, Clitus, Cochise and Conall are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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