Middle English Names

Names of Middle English origin for men. Usage of these boy names was at its apex in 1996 and is almost as widespread today, but with names such as Heath, Mitchell, Curtis, Todd and Bailey becoming somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable boy names here are Winston (#538), Barrett (#346), Bronson (#699), Sawyer (#110) and Tate (#388), with Bronson undergoing a rebound in usage.


Armstrong - Barrett

Page 1/8 of 137 Middle English names.

Armstrong 1 .. "Strong fighter." Scarce as a birth name, Armstrong occurs more often as a last name.

Aston 2 .. "East town; ash tree settlement." Rare as a baby name, Aston is found more commonly as a last name. Gender-neutral name. Place name. Also possibly related to a Middle English personal name Astanus .. .. Famous for an English sports car ..

Avery 3 .. "Elf or magical counsel." Gender-neutral name. Very popular choice for a name for newborns (#186 in 2014), Avery is also used conventionally as a surname. Transferred use of the surname, which originated in the Middle Ages from a Norman French pronunciation of Alfred .. [Averey, .. 1 more]

Bailey 4 .. "Berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification." Name used for both boys and girls. Bailey is a scarcely used first name, and it appears commonly (Top 1%) as a last name in the US Census. .. Occupational name: in the Middle Ages .. [Bail, Baileigh, Baillie, Baylee, .. 7 more]

Barrett 5 Possibly (Middle English) "dispute, argument", (Old German) "bear-strength" .. .. probably due to the fame of English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Barrett is a recognizable (Top 86%) men's name, occurring regularly (Top 1%) as a surname according to the US Census. The form Barry is familiar as a variation of Barrett. [Baret, Barratt, Barrey, .. 5 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Middle English names: Avery, Bailey, Barrett

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Quick Index

Summary of all Middle English names (and variants) for boys.

[Armstrong - Barrett]
Armstrong, Aston, Avery [2], Bailey [11], Barrett [8]

[Baxter - Burdett]
Baxter [2], Baxley [4], Belton [1], Birkett [6], Birkey [3], Bond, Booth [4], Bosley [4], Boston, Boswell, Bosworth, Bourne [7], Bray [1], Brazier [5], Brewster [2], Brock [3], Bronson [6], Brown, Bruno [3], Burdett [1]

[Burns - Conrad]
Burns [10], Campion [1], Canby [2], Canfield, Carley [1], Carrington [2], Chamberlain [3], Champ, Champion [3], Chance [7], Chancellor [4], Chandler, Chaplin [3], Chapman [3], Chauncey [6], Chuck [1], Coffin [1], Cole [2], Concord, Conrad [10]

[Coney - Franklin]
Coney, Cope, Covert [1], Covey [1], Cox [2], Creighton [2], Crockett [5], Currier [2], Curtis [6], Darnley, Davis [8], Deforest [1], Dice [1], Drake [4], Ellesmere, Emmet [5], Farrar [6], Fisk [1], Fitch, Franklin [6]

[Frayne - Lander]
Frayne [5], French, Gabbo, Gaillard [3], Gardner [8], Garrison [1], Geary [2], Heath, Heathcliff, Holmes, Howe [1], Hume [1], Hurst [3], Kemp, Kempton, Kenelm [2], Kidd [1], Ladd [4], Laird, Lander [6]

[Lane - Reeve]
Lane [2], Lark, Latimer [3], Lodge, Mace [3], Mead [2], Mercer [1], Middleton, Milton [6], Mitchell [4], Mitford, Moore [1], Newbury [2], Osbert, Pell [1], Pollard [3], Prentice [2], Prescott [3], Presley [7], Reeve [4]

[Roe - Tennyson]
Roe [2], Rover, Salisbury [6], Sanders [5], Sawyer, Sexton, Sherwin [5], Somerby [3], Spencer [2], Springer, Squire [5], Starr, Sterne [4], Stillman, Sudbury [3], Swanton, Tab [3], Tate [3], Taylor [6], Tennyson [1]

[Todd - Yeoman]
Todd [1], Trey [3], Turner, Twain [2], Waite [3], Warfield, Warford, Warley, Warren [4], Winston [6], Yates [1], Yeoman [1]

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