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Military baby names and what they mean, for military, naval, warlike, with 26 results. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.1%, 53%), with names like Tariq becoming somewhat dated. Major (#360) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation, while Buzby (top 22%) and Bisby (36%) are common last names.

Bolivar - Sandhurst | Standish - Vali

Bolivar - Sandhurst

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Military names: Cormac, Hannibal, Major, Marshall, Nelson, Perry

Bolivar
Origin fr. Spanish, Polish elements. "Mighty, warlike." Bolivar (top 8%), comparable to Ballar (top 99%), Becvar (31%), is a common -ar suffix surname. The revolutionary Simon Bolivar (19th century) .. [Bolevar, Bollivar]

Bravo
.. means "B" in the military alphabet. Brave is a slightly prominent baby name. [Brahvo, .. 1 more]

Busby
.. also a tall military hat made .. Not Top 2000 names. [Busbee, Bussby, .. 2 more]

CormacCormac
.. founded schools of military science, law .. A popular boys' name. [Cormack, .. 1 more]

Decatur
.. an early 19th century naval hero .. Not Top 2000 name.

Emrys
.. Aurelianus (fifth century), military leader and .. A rare children's name. See also Emerus.

Ensign
Possibly refers to the naval rank .. Rare as a children's name, Ensign exists more conventionally as a last name.

Epaminondas
.. fourth century BC military genius who .. Outside Top 2000.

HannibalHannibal
.. masterminded a great military feat when .. Anibale and variants peaked in popularity in 1990. [Anibal, .. 1 more]

Jehu
Jehu was a military commander of .. Scarce as a baby name. See also Jeh.

Jotham
.. during a time of military strife. Jotham is not in the Top 2000.

Lunn
Root fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Strong, warlike." Lon is familiar as a form of Lunn. [Lon, Lonn]

Lysander
.. Spartan naval and military commander in .. Lisandro and Lizandro are prevalent as variations of Lysander. [Lesandro, .. 3 more]

MajorMajor
.. that is also a military title. Majer (upper 29%), Major (1%), Mayer (1%) and Mayor (9%) are found commonly as last names. [Majer, Mayer, .. 1 more]

MarshallMarshall
.. title and a military title of .. Marshall, Marsh, Marshal and Marshell are widely used as forms. [Marchall, Marischall, Marsh, .. 4 more]

NelsonNelson
.. Nelson, the English naval hero of .. Nelson is common (upper 21%) as a male name. [Nealson, Nelsen, Niles, Nils, .. 6 more]

PerryPerry
.. was the Americal naval officer who .. Parry and forms soared in popularity a century ago and have become less widespread. [Parry, .. 1 more]

Pompeo
.. Roman statesman and military man, and .. Compare surnames Pompe (upper 65%), Pomper (44%). [Pompey, .. 4 more]

Rainer
.. for a British naval officer, but .. Rainer, like the similar Lanier, occurs more often as a last name. [Rainier, .. 5 more]

Sandhurst
.. England, the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst .. Sandhursan and Sandhurso are kreatif forms. [Sandhirst]

Quick Reference

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

1. Bolivar - Sandhurst
Bolivar [Bolevar, Bollivar], Bravo [Brahvo, Bravvo], Busby [Busbee, Busbey, Busbie, Bussby], Cormac [Cormack, Cormick], Decatur, Emrys, Ensign, Epaminondas, Hannibal [Anibal, Anibale], Jehu, Jotham, Lunn [Lon, Lonn], Lysander [Lesandro, Lisandro, Lizandro, Lysandros], Major [Majer, Mayer, Mayor], Marshall [Marsh, Marshal, Marchall, Marschal, Marshell, Marischal, Marischall], Nelson [Nels, Nils, Niles, Nelsen, Nilson, Nilsson, Neilson, Neillson, ..], Perry [Parry, Perrie], Pompeo [Pompi, Pompey, Pompeyo, Pomponio, Pompilio], Rainer [Ranier, Rainor, Rayner, Reiner, Rainier, Raynier], Sandhurst [Sandhirst]


Standish, Tariq [Tareq, Tarik, Tarek, Tareek, Tarick, Tarique], Templeton [Temp, Temple, Templeten], Tracy [Trace, Tracey, Treacy], Tyr, Vali

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