12 Night names related to or that mean night for boys, listing Night baby names 1-12. Sebastian is a popular name. Amal, Auberon, Dag, Festus, Lysander, Moore, Nuru, Oberon, Sinbad, Theseus and Waite are uncommon names. View Night baby names below for name meanings or search Night names for girls.
Amal ... "Amahl and the Night Visitors".
Auberon ... King of the Fairies in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" ...
Dag ... Mythology: the son of Night who brought the daylight as he rode his horse around the earth. U.N ...
Festus ... Literary: %2 is the name of the Fool in Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" (16th century).
Lysander ... Also the name of a character in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" ...
Moore ... Clement Clarke Moore was the author of the much-loved poem "'Twas the night before Christmas".
Nuru ... "Born at night."
Oberon ... From Auberon. Literary: the King of the Fairies in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" ...
Sinbad Literary: name of the witty and ingenious merchant adventurer in the "Arabian Nights" who came home rich from his voyages.
Theseus ... Theseus is featured in several classical Greek tragedies as well as in Chaucer's "Canterbury Tales" and Shakespeare's "Midsummer Night's Dream".
Waite ... Occupational name. Christmas carolers were known as "waits" because the custom of singing carols started with bands of watchmen who would sing tunes as the night passed ...
Coakley ... "Charcoal meadow." ...
Coakley ... Place name. Coke was the term for the flammable residue from burning coal ...
Moab ... and the tribe of Moabites was continually in conflict with the Israelites.
Corbett ... "Young crow."
Amaury Variant of Maurice (Latin) "dark-skinned, moorish".
Ephah ... "Darkness." ...
Hesperos ... "Evening; evening star." ... since the sun set and the evening star rose there.
Jet Mineral name: jet is a shiny black substance ... Actor Jet Li.
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