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Page 1/8. 69 Monk names and what they mean, for monk, priest, monastery, abbot, pilgrim, monastic, hermit for males. Here is the list of Monk names for girls. These boy names reached the height of their popularity in 1960-1969 and are almost as popular today, but with names like Bernard, Cecil, Ira, Barry and Kelly falling out of fashion. Bruno, Miles, Eli and Damian are four of the more trendy baby names in this list.
Aaron .. Biblical: Moses' brother Aaron was the first high priest of Israel ..
Abbott .. (Old English) "Father, priest." An abbot is the head of a religious community of monks living in a monastery, so the original bearers of this name (as a surname) may have worked for an abbot ..
Abelard .. She became a nun, he became a monk.
Adam .. The name was borne by a seventh-century Irish abbot of Fermo in Italy ..
Aidan .. Saint Aidan (Ireland, seventh century) established the monastery of Lindisfarne, one of the great centers of learning of its time ..
Aaron and Adam are commonly used names, while Abbott, Abelard and Aidan are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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A to Z Index of all names (with variants) for boys
[Aaron - Aidan]
[Anthony - Calogero]
[Calum - Dominic]
[Dunstan - Gall]
[Ira - Mendel]
[Mercury - Parrish]
[Prescott - Tavaris]
[Terence - Zadok]
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