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16 Military names and what they mean, for military for baby boys, listing 1-16.
Bravo .. Also the word that means "B" in the military alphabet.
Busby .. A busby is also a tall military hat made of fur, such as those worn by the British soldiers who guard Buckingham Palace ..
Cormac .. Historical: the third-century Irish king who founded schools of military science, law, and literature at Tara ..
Emrys .. In Welsh tradition, Ambrosius Aurelianus (fifth century), military leader and uncle to King Arthur, is also known as Emrys Wledig ..
Epaminondas .. Epaminondas was a fourth-century BC military genius who invented fighting in organized units, known as "phalanxes".
Hannibal .. He was an enemy of the Roman Empire and masterminded a great military feat when he crossed the Alps with a baggage train of elephants to invade Italy.
Jehu .. Biblical: Jehu was a military commander of Israel, later king, who was noted for his pell-mell style of chariot driving.
Jotham .. Biblical: a king of Judah during a time of military strife.
Lysander .. In Greek history, Lysander was a Spartan naval and military commander in 400 BC ..
Major .. Surname that is also a military title.
Marshall .. Also a law enforcement title and a military title of great honor ..
Pompeo .. Pompey was a Roman statesman and military man, and Caesar's main rival ..
Sandhurst .. In England, the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (named after the village it is located) is the prestigious British Army officer training centre.
Standish .. Mailes Standish was the Pilgrim's military leader who was featured in Longfellow's poem.
Tariq .. Historical: the Islamic military leader (eighth century) who conquered Spain for the Moors.
Templeton .. Place name that refers to the medieval priories and settlements of the Knights Templar, a military religious order ..
Major and Marshall are commonly used names, while Bravo, Busby, Cormac, Emrys, Epaminondas, Hannibal, Jehu, Jotham, Lysander, Pompeo, Sandhurst, Standish, Tariq and Templeton are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
Kaleb .. "Tenacious and aggressive." ..
Abner .. Biblical: King Saul of Israel's army chief, a valiant warrior and clever strategist ..
Lachlan .. May also possibly refer to a Viking ancestor or mean "bellicose" ..
Arrio .. "Belligerent."
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