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Boy Names associated with Life


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Life baby names and what they mean, for life, soul, healing, immortality, with 38 results. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity 105 years ago (USAGE OF 0.28%) and are almost as popular today (USAGE 0.23%, 19.2%), but with names like Hyman going out of style. The most fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Phoenix (#307), Apollo (#751), Raphael (#537), Sage (#649) and Hugo (#432), while Bloise (TOP 27%) and Raphel (61%) are conventional last names. Here is the list of Life names for girls.

Life names

Ammar - Jivan | Ladon - Zoltan

Ammar - Jivan

From Arabic language. "Prosperous long life." Ahmar is also a marginally favored kid's name. [Amr, Ammer]

.. a divine drink which confers immortality. Uncommon. Compare Amrit with common surnames Arbit (UPPER 84%), Adsit (15%), which also end with -it.

.. also rules over healing and prophecy .. Usage of Apollo and forms is well-received today. [Apolo, Apollon, .. 1 more]

Derived fr. Greek word. "Eternal life." Athan is in the Top 2000. [Thanasis, Atanasios, .. 5 more]

Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic, Latin elements. "Voyager (through life); blessed." Beattie, like the similar Bertie, exists more usually as a surname. Masculine form of Beatrice. [Beaty, Beatty, .. 1 more]

.. endowed with miraculous healing power, and .. Blais, Blaise, etc. are hardly found as given names. [Blaze, Blayze, .. 4 more]

Stems fr. Hebrew element. "Life." Chaim has historically been preferred by parents, while Hyman is now less common. Variant of Hyman, from "hayyim" .. [Manny, .. 9 more]

.. of masses for an individual's soul. Chantrey and Chantry are unique as baby names. [Chantry]

.. should be to make life happy .. Epicurus is not in the Top 2000.

.. Faust sold his soul to the .. Faustino (top 76%) and Fausto (93%) are familiar as male names, while Faust, Faustin and Faustus are unusual. [Faustus, Faustino, .. 2 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Life names: Ammar, Apollo, Athanasios, Blaise, Chaim

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Life names: Giles, Hale, Hoyt, Hugh, Hugo, Hyman

Derivative of Arabic element. "Youth, prime of life." Not that popular as a boys' name. Also a name from an Arabian ..

.. his publicity in healing the lame .. Egide, Egidio, Egidius, Gide and Gilles are more unique as variations of Giles. [Jyles, Gillis, .. 9 more]

From Hebrew element. "Life." Haig (TOP 11%), Haime (92%) are popular last names. Variant spelling of Chaim. [Hayyim, .. 1 more]

.. have but one life to lose .. Less used today. Hale was the version last appearing (1920-1929) in the Top 2000. [Hayle]

Origin fr. Scottish, Old German elements. "Soul, mind, intellect." Helie and Herie are creative variations. See also Howe. Variant spelling of Hughie, a pet ..

.. possibly means "spirit, soul" in Old .. Hoyt and forms were favored by parents during 1910-1919 and have become less widespread. [Hoyce]

Based on Old French, Old German languages. "Soul, mind, intellect." Hew (upper 26%), Huey (2%), Hugh (13%), Hughes (1%) and Hugo (7%) occur often as surnames. From Hugues, an Old French name .. [Ugolin, Ugo, Hughes, Huges, Huey, Hewe, .. 9 more]

Root fr. Latin, Old French, Old German languages. "Soul, mind, intellect." Hugo is more ubiquitous than the rest. Latinized form of Hugh, derived from .. [Ugo]

From Hebrew element. "Life." A somewhat quaint boys' name, Hyman is used more often as a surname. Anglicized version of Hyam (see Chaim) .. [Mannie, .. 4 more]

Stems fr. Hindi element. "Life." Jivan is not in the Top 2000. See also Jovann.

Quick Reference

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

1. Ammar - Jivan
Ammar [Amr, Ammer], Amrit, Apollo [Apolo, Apollon, Apollos], Athanasios [Thano, Athan, Atanasio, Thanasis, Atanasios, Atanasius, Athanasius], Beattie [Beaty, Beatie, Beatty], Blaise [Blais, Blaze, Blase, Blaize, Blayze, Blaisdell], Chaim [Hy, Haim, Manny, Hyman, Hymen, Hymie, Hayyim, Hayvim, ..], Chantrey [Chantry], Epicurus, Faust [Fausto, Faustus, Faustin, Faustino], Ghassan, Giles [Gil, Gide, Jyles, Gyles, Jiles, Gillis, Gilles, Gilliss, ..], Haim [Hayim, Hayyim], Hale [Hayle], Hewie, Hoyt [Hoyce], Hugh [Huw, Ugo, Hugo, Shug, Hughie, Hugues, Ugolin, Shuggie, ..], Hugo [Ugo], Hyman [Hayim, Hymen, Hymie, Hayyim, Mannie], Jivan

Ladon, Mahatma, Neckarios [Nectaire, Nektario, Nectarios, Nectarius, Nektarius], Odilo [Odile, Odilio, Odilon, Otildo, Ottild, Ottildo], Or, Oron, Orpheus [Orfeo, Orphie], Phoenix [Fenix, Phenix], Raphael [Rafe, Rafel, Ravel, Rafello, Raffael, Raphello, Raffaello, Raphaello, ..], Sage [Saige, Sayge], Umi [Umee], Viator, Vidal [Bidal, Videl, Videlio], Vito [Vital, Vitas, Vitus, Vitale, Vitaly, Witold, Vitalis], Vivian [Vivien, Vyvyan, Vivyan, Vyvian, Viviani], Zenobios [Zinov, Zinovi, Zenobius], Zoilo, Zoltan

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