Military Names

Military names and what they mean, for military, naval, warlike for men. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in 1880-1889 and are somewhat less popular today, with names like Nelson, Tracy, Perry and Tariq becoming less fashionable. Major (#350) is the most fashionable birth name in this list, with this name enjoying a rebound in popularity.

Bolivar - Decatur

Page 1/4 of 26 Military names.

Bolivar 1 .. From Spanish, Polish elements. "Mighty, warlike." Bolivar is a rare male name, and it appears frequently (Top 15%) as a last name according to the US Census. .. [Bolevar, .. 1 more]

Bravo 2 .. Also the word that means "B" in the military alphabet. Only rarely used as a baby name, Bravo is found more commonly as a last name. [Brahvo, .. 1 more]

Busby 3 .. A busby is also a tall military hat made of fur, such as those worn by the British soldiers who guard Buckingham Palace .. Busby is rare as a male name, and it appears frequently (Top 2%) as a last name according to the US Census. [Busbee, Busbie, .. 2 more]

Cormac 4 .. Historical: the third-century Irish king who founded schools of military science, law, and literature at Tara .. A birth name for boys which is not commonly used. [Cormack, .. 1 more]

Decatur 5 .. Stephen Decatur was an early 19th-century naval hero .. Not widely used as a birth name, Decatur is used more commonly as a last name.

Popularity of Military baby names

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Quick Index

Summary of all Military names (and their variants) for boys.

[Bolivar - Decatur]
Bolivar [Bolevar, Bollivar], Bravo [Brahvo, Bravvo], Busby [Busbee, Busbey, Busbie, Bussby], Cormac [Cormack, Cormick], Decatur

[Emrys - Marshall]
Emrys, Ensign, Epaminondas, Hannibal, Jehu, Jotham, Lunn [Lon, Lonn], Lysander [Lesandro, Lisandro, Lizandro, Lysandros], Major [Majer, Mayer, Mayor], Marshall [Marsh, Marshal, Marschal, Marshell, ..]

[Nelson - Tyr]
Nelson [Nils, Niles, Nilson, Nilsson, ..], Perry [Parry, Perrie], Pompeo [Pompi, Pompeyo, Pompilio, Pomponio], Rainer [Rayner, Reiner, Rainor, Raynier, ..], Sandhurst [Sandhirst], Standish, Tariq [Tareq, Tarik, Tarick, Tarique, ..], Templeton [Temp, Temple, Templeten], Tracy [Trace, Tracey, Treacy], Tyr

[Vali - Vali]