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Page 1/3. 43 Life names and what they mean, for life, soul for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Life names for girls.
Alaric .. Saint Alaricus (10th century) was the son of a duke who turned to the religious life.
Almanzo .. Famous from the "Little House" books: Almanzo Wilder tells Laura that a distant English ancestor's life had been saved during the Crusades by an Arab named El Manzoor ..
Amadeus .. A saint's name that became widely familiar as Wolfgang Mozart's middle name due to the 1984 movie "Amadeus", which dramatized the famed composer's life.
Ammar .. (Arabic) "Prosperous long life."
Asher .. Biblical: Asher, the eighth son of Jacob, was promised a life blessed with abundance ..
Athanasios .. (Greek) "Eternal life."
Beattie .. (Irish, Gaelic, Latin) "Voyager (through life)." ..
Brand .. In America, this name may have manly connotations of life on the rugged range.
Cain .. Biblical: Cain, the firstborn son of Adam and Eve, killed his brother in jealous anger and spent the rest of his life as a wanderer in exile ..
Chaim .. (Hebrew) "Life." ..
Chantrey .. A chantry, in the Middle Ages, was an endowment of funds to support the singing (chanting) of masses for an individual's soul.
Damian .. The Belgian priest Father Damien is honored as the man who gave his life helping the lepers of Molokai in Hawaii ..
Epicurus .. A philosopher of great influence, who proposed that philosophy's purpose should be to make life happy ..
Faust .. The legendary Faust sold his soul to the devil.
Ghassan .. (Arabic) "Youth, prime of life."
Haim .. (Hebrew) "Life." ..
Hale .. Nathan Hale was a Revolutionary War hero famous for saying "I regret that I have but one life to lose for my country".
Hoyt .. (Old Norse) "Spirit, soul."
Hugh .. (Old German) "Soul, mind, intellect." ..
Hyman .. (Hebrew) "Life." ..
Damian, Hoyt, Hugh and Hyman are commonly used names, while Alaric, Almanzo, Amadeus, Ammar, Asher, Athanasios, Beattie, Brand, Cain, Chaim, Chantrey, Epicurus, Faust, Ghassan, Haim and Hale are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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