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Monk baby names and what they mean, for monk, priest, monastery, hermit, with 74 results. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity 12 years ago (usage of 4.68%) and are almost as popular today (usage 3.66%, 22%), but with names like Gilbert becoming somewhat outmoded. The more fashionable birth names among these are Miles (#107), Dominic (#68), Maximus (#197), Eli (#53) and Damian (#116), while Damman (top 21%) and Mieles (33%) are popular last names. Here is the list of Monk names for girls.

Aaron - Ciaran | Cillian - Ira | Jethro - Parrish | Prescott - Zadok

Aaron - Ciaran

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Monk names: Aaron, Abbott, Adam, Aidan, Anthony

AaronAaron Pronounce Aaron
.. the first high priest of Israel .. Aarion is also a moderately popular baby name. [Aaran, Aaryn, Aeron, Aeryn, Aharon, Ari, Arin, Ron, Ronny, .. 28 more]

AbbottAbbott Pronounce Abbott
Origin fr. Old English word. "Father, priest." Common as surnames. Compare Abbott (top 1%), Abott (67%) with common -ott surnames Angott (top 70%), Argott (84%). .. religious community of monks living in .. [Ab, Abba, Abbe, Abbie, Abbot Pronounce Abbot, Abott, .. 6 more]

Abelard Pronounce Abelard
.. a nun, he became a monk. Usage of Abel and variants is well-received among parents today. [Ab, Abe, .. 4 more]

AdamAdam Pronounce Adam
.. seventh century Irish abbot of Fermo .. Adoption of Addie and variants was widespread 35 years ago and has become lower, with Adam going out of style. [Ad, Adamo, Adams, Addams, Addem, Addison, Adhamh, Adnot, Adom, .. 15 more]

AidanAidan Pronounce Aidan
.. century established the monastery of Lindisfarne .. Aidan, Aiden, Aydan and Aydin are commonly used as variant forms. [Aedan, Aydan, Ayden, Aydin, Edan, Eden, Eiden, .. 4 more]

AnthonyAnthony Pronounce Anthony
.. an Egyptian hermit monk who founded .. Anntoin, Antal, Anthone, Antin and Antonello are more exclusive as forms of Anthony. [Andy, Antal, Anntoin, Antonello, Antonije, Antonine, Antonius, Antuwan, Antwahn, Antwohn, .. 22 more]

BaldemarBaldemar Pronounce Baldemar
.. who became a monk, and is .. Baldemar is common as a form. [Baldomar, Baumar, .. 2 more]

BarryBarry Pronounce Barry
.. century founded a monastery that became .. Barry, Barrie, Barrington and Berry are prevalent as variations. [Bari, Barree, Barrey, Bazz, .. 5 more]

BenedictBenedict Pronounce Benedict
.. of the great monastery at Monte .. Bendick, Bendict, Benedetto, Benedick and Benedicto are more rare as variations of Benedict. [Ben, Benedick, Benedikte, Bengt, Benicio, Benito, Bennett, .. 16 more]

BernardBernard Pronounce Bernard
.. founder of a monastic order, the .. Barnardo, Barnhard, Barnhardo, Barny and Bearnard are more unconventional as versions of Bernard. [Barnard, Barnardo, Barney, Berend, Bernardino, Bernarr, Berndt, Burnard, Vernados, .. 14 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Monk names: Baldemar, Barry, Benedict, Bernard, Bruno

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Monk names: Calum, Camilo, Cecil, Christian, Ciaran

Botolf Pronounce Botolf
.. who founded a monastery in England .. Not in popularity charts. [Botolff, Botolph, .. 2 more]

BrunoBruno Pronounce Bruno
.. of the Carthusian order of monks .. Bruno is in the Top 2000. [Bruin, .. 2 more]

Buckminister Pronounce Buckminister
Derivative of Old English. "Monastery where deer dwell." Buzzminister is a kreatif form. Place name ..

Cadfan Pronounce Cadfan
.. Brittany founded a monastery on Bardsey .. Not Top 2000 name. See also Cadman.

Calogero Pronounce Calogero
.. of a saint, a Sicilian hermit. Calogero, Calogeros, etc. were not among 2015's Top names. [Calogeros, .. 2 more]

CalumCalum Pronounce Calum
.. who founded a monastery on the .. Callum and variants are barely found as first names, and Callum exists frequently (upper 27%) as a last name. [Callum, .. 2 more]

CamiloCamilo Pronounce Camilo
Derivative of Latin language. "Helper to the priest." Camillo (upper 20%) and Camilo (12%) exist regularly as surnames. Masculine form of Camilla .. [Camillo, .. 2 more]

CecilCecil Pronounce Cecil
.. Cecilius was a priest of Carthage .. Cecilius, Cecyl and Celio are more uncommon as variant forms of Cecil. [Cecilio, .. 3 more]

ChristianChristian Pronounce Christian
.. of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684) .. Prominent, with usage of 0.562% for Christian, Chretien, etc. as birth names in 2015, but lower than 0.573% a year ago. [Chrestien, Christiaan, Christie, Christo, Christy, Cristian, Cristiano, Cristy, Kit, Kris, .. 15 more]

CiaranCiaran Pronounce Ciaran
.. and the founder of the monastery. Ciaran and Kieran are scarcely used male names, and Kieran exists frequently (top 34%) as a last name. [Kieran]

Quick Reference

Index of all Monk names [and variants] for boys.

1. Aaron - Ciaran
Aaron [Ron, Ronny, Haroun, Ronnie, ..], Abbott [Abby, Abot, Abbot, Abott, ..], Abelard [Abe, Abby, Abel, Abelardo, ..], Adam [Atim, Edom, Adom, Atkins, ..], Aidan [Edan, Eden, Eidan, Eiden, ..], Anthony [Toni, Tony, Twan, Toney, ..], Baldemar [Baumer, Baumar, Baldomar, Baldomero], Barry [Baz, Bazz, Baris, Berry, ..], Benedict [Bent, Bennt, Benoit, Venedictos, ..], Bernard [Bernt, Bernis, Burnard, Vernados, ..], Botolf [Botulf, Botolff, Botolph, Botulph], Bruno [Bruin, Bruino, Brunon], Buckminister, Cadfan, Calogero [Calogeros, Kalogeros, Kalogerus], Calum [Colm, Colum, Callum], Camilo [Comillo, Camillo, Camillus], Cecil [Celio, Cecyl, Cecilio, Cecilius], Christian [Kristo, Kristian, Krystian, Krystiano, ..], Ciaran [Kieran]

2. Cillian - Ira
Cillian, Colum [Colombain, Columbano, Columbanus, Columcille, ..], Comhghall, Damian [Dayman, Daymon, Demyan, Daymian, ..], Dominic [Nick, Domino, Dominy, Dominique, ..], Dunstan [Dunsten, Dunstin, Dunston], Eleazar [Ely, Elie, Eliazar, Eliezer, ..], Eli [Ely, Eloi, Eloy, Heli], Eligius [Loy, Eloi, Eloy, Eligiusz, ..], Eunan, Filbert [Filberto, Philbert, Philibert, Phillbert, ..], Fintan [Fiontan, Fionntan], Flaminio [Flamino], Forest [Foster, Forrest, Forster, Forrester], Gall, Gerasim, Gilbert [Guilbert, Giselbert, Giselberto, Giselbertus, ..], Giles [Gyles, Jiles, Jyles, Gilliss, ..], Gratien [Graciano, Graziano], Ira

3. Jethro - Parrish
Jethro [Jeth, Jethroe], Kahn, Kelly [Kelley], Kevin [Kevon, Kevyn, Kevis, Kevron, ..], Leviticus, Magus, Mannix, Marmaduke [Duke, Marmeduke], Maximus [Maxy, Maximo, Maxime, Maximos, ..], Mendel [Mendell, Mendeley], Mercury [Mercure, Mercuree, Mercurey], Miles [Milo, Mylo, Milan, Myles], Minster, Monahan, Monckton [Monkton], Munchin [Mannix, Mainchin], Odilo [Odilon, Otildo, Ottild, Ottildo, ..], Odo, Palmer [Palmar, Pallmer, Palmerston], Parrish [Parish, Parris, Parriss]

4. Prescott - Zadok
Prescott [Prescot, Prestcot, Prestcott], Presley [Prestley, Priestly, Pressley, Priestley, ..], Preston, Pryor [Prior], Saffron [Saffran, Saffren, Saphron], Standish, Stian [Stig, Styg, Stygge], Sumner, Taggart [Taggert], Tavaris [Tevarus, Tavariss, Tavarous, Tavarious], Terence [Terry, Terron, Terrius, Terronce, ..], Vincent [Vinny, Vinnie, Vinzenz, Wincenty, ..], Yves [Ivo, Iwo, Yvo, Yvon, ..], Zadok [Zadoc, Zaydok]

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