Literary Names for boys

Literary names and what they mean, for literary, character, novel, book, fictional, story, tale, stories, play, poetry for men. Here is the list of Literary names for girls. These boy names are at the apex of their popularity presently (usage of 0.2218%), except for names like Byron, Ariel, Orlando, Douglas and Edgar which have become somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable boy names in this list are Rory (#416), Clark (#382), Remington (#313), Atticus (#370) and Ace (#379), with Ace and Clark having a rebound in popularity.


Absalom - Amos

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Absalom 1 .. .. of a tragic novel by William .. Absalon and variants are barely found as men's names. [Absalon, Absolom, .. 5 more]

Ace 2 .. .. planes were both novel and hazardous. Popular as last names, and Ace (upper 15%), Acee (73%), etc. are comparable to popular Ac- surnames Ache (upper 67%), Acs (69%). [Acee, Acer, .. 2 more]

Adlai 3 .. .. a very minor character, the father .. Not Top 1000 names. [Ad, Addy, Atli, .. 3 more]

Ahab 4 .. .. Literary: the mad sea captain in .. Uncommon. Compare Ahab and common -ab surnames Baab (upper 32%), Diab (15%). See also Ab.

Almanzo 5 .. Famous from the "Little House" books .. A rare boys' name. See also Alanzo.

Alpha 6 .. .. says in the Book of Revelation, .. A somewhat offbeat birth name, Alpha is found more often as a last name. [Alfa]

Alun 7 .. .. borne by the character Alun of .. Scarce. Alun is not found in the US Demographics. See also Alano.

Alvin 8 .. .. Radio characters Alvin and the Chipmunks .. Alvin, Alva, etc. (cf. Alvia, Alvi) are popular Al- prefix surnames. [Ailwyn, Al, Alven, Alvy, Alwyn, Alwynn, Elwynn, .. 12 more]

Amory 9 .. .. first best selling novel, This Side .. Amory, like the similar-sounding Amiri, occurs more usually as a last name. [Aimory, Amorey, .. 2 more]

Amos 10 .. .. who wrote the book of Amos .. Common. Amos, like Mikhos, Damianos, uses the common masculine -os ending. [Am, Amoss]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Literary names: Ace, Alpha, Alvin, Amos

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Quick Index

Summary of Literary names (and variants) for boys.

Absalom - Amos
Absalom [7], Ace [4], Adlai [6], Ahab, Almanzo, Alpha [1], Alun, Alvin [19], Amory [4], Amos [2]

Anakin - Beauregard
Anakin [1], Androcles [1], Aneirin [2], Angel [18], Antaeus [3], Apollo [3], Ariel [12], Artemas [9], Ashley [16], Aslan, Athos, Atticus, Azariah [8], Azrael, Bardolf [5], Barnabas [17], Barnes, Bartlet [2], Beau [6], Beauregard [1]

Bing - Christopher
Bing, Blake [2], Blythe [2], Boaz [2], Boniface [5], Booker, Boris [4], Breck, Bruce [2], Bruno [3], Buster, Byron [10], Cade [6], Cadogan [2], Campion [1], Candido [2], Caspian, Cedric [11], Chandler, Christopher [32]

Cid - Douglas
Cid [1], Cimarron [3], Clare [4], Clark [3], Clifford [4], Clive [3], Colgate [1], Concord, Conan [4], Corey [15], Cyrano [1], Cyrus [2], Danar, Daniel [20], Daphnis, Darcy [4], Dartagnan, Dax [2], Dorian [6], Douglas [3]

Dudley - Finbar
Dudley, Duncan [2], Ebenezer [10], Edgar [12], Ehud, Eibhear [3], Eligius [6], Elihu [1], Elijah [15], Ellery [3], Elmer [6], Enoch [3], Eric [31], Ernest [9], Ezekiel [10], Ezra [7], Felix [12], Fester [1], Festus [1], Finbar [11]

Fingal - Homer
Fingal [4], Finlay [15], Finnegan [1], Firdos, Forest [5], Frederick [41], Gareth [7], Genesis [4], George [34], Hal, Hamlet [5], Hans [6], Harry [3], Haslett [5], Hawk, Heathcliff, Hercules [6], Holden, Holmes, Homer [6]

Horton - Landon
Horton [2], Iago [2], Ichabod [2], Isaiah [8], Ishmael [4], Ivan [4], James [28], Jared [15], Jasper [5], Jed [2], Jeremiah [17], Jeremy [12], Jody [3], Joel [2], Jolyon, Jorell [6], Jude [6], Kim, Kipling [1], Landon [5]

Lemuel - Norton
Lemuel [2], Leviticus, Linus [2], Lothar [4], Luke [11], Lysander [4], Maccabee [2], Malachi [9], Malcolm [3], Mercer [1], Merlin [7], Micah [4], Miles [4], Mohegan [2], Nemo, Nestor [4], Nicholas [61], Nickleby, Niles [2], Norton

Oberon - Remus
Oberon [3], Oisin [2], Oliver [11], Orlando [9], Orson [8], Orville [5], Oscar [4], Osman [7], Paul [26], Percival [10], Perry [2], Peter [21], Piper, Plantagenet, Porthos, Proverb, Ram [3], Raphael [14], Remington, Remus

Reynard - Steele
Reynard [9], Rick [15], Rip, Roark [4], Robin [5], Rocky [7], Rory [5], Rudyard, Ryker [1], Salem, Sawyer, Sebastian [8], Seferino [7], Selkirk, Sherlock [2], Shiva, Sigmund [13], Sinbad [1], Solomon [9], Steele [1]

Sumner - Walden
Sumner, Tamerlane [9], Tancred [2], Taran [1], Tarleton, Tarquin [3], Taz [3], Terence [15], Theobald [16], Theophilus [3], Theseus, Timon, Timothy [19], Titus [2], Travis [4], Tristan [10], Uncas, Uriah [8], Usher [1], Walden [3]

Waldo - Zephyr
Waldo [2], Watson, Waverley [2], Wilbur [2], Wylie [2], Yorick, Zachariah [30], Zephyr [8]

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