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15 Noted names and what they mean, for noted for baby boys, listing 1-15.

Aidan .. Name of a bishop of Ferns (seventh century) who was noted for his kindness and generosity ..
[Aedan, Aidano, Aiden, Aidyn, Aydan, .. 6 more]

Albert .. The name was revived in the 19th century mainly in honor of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, consort of Queen Victoria, who was noted for his enthusiastic support of the application of science to the modern industrial age ..
[Abert, Adalbert, Adalbrecht, Adalberto, Adelbert, .. 22 more]

Ashley .. First recorded as a given name in the 16th century, but its wider use was probably inspired by the Earl of Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper in the early 19th century, who was a noted humanitarian who inspired much of the legislation designed to improve conditions among working classes ..
[Ash, Ashely, Asheley, Ashelie, Ashlan, .. 11 more]

Buxton .. Transferred use of the surname and place name noted for its thermal springs ..

Caleb .. Biblical: Caleb, a companion of Moses and Joshua, was noted for his astute powers of observation and fearlessness in the face of overwhelming odds ..
[Cal, Cale, Cayleb, Kaleb, Kayleb, .. 1 more]

Devon .. Place name: Devon is a county in England, noted for its beautiful farmland ..
[Deavon, Devan, Deven, Deveon, Devin, .. 4 more]

Ethan .. Biblical: Ethan the Ezrahite was a man noted for his wisdom ..
[Aitan, Eitan, Etan, Ethen]

Gareth .. Sir Gareth, noted for his modesty and bravery, was a knight of King Arthur's Round Table.
[Garith, Garreth, Garret, Garyth]

Jehu .. Biblical: Jehu was a military commander of Israel, later king, who was noted for his pell-mell style of chariot driving.

Joachim .. Joaquin Miller was a noted and colorful 19th-century poet-adventurer of the American West ..
[Akim, Ioakim, Jachim, Jakim, Joacheim, .. 5 more]

Jonathan .. Biblical: the son of King Saul, Jonathan was noted for his manliness, generosity, and unselfishness ..
[Johnathan, Johnathon, Jon, Jonathon]

Lucian .. Saint Lucian of Antioch (fourth century) was a noted scholar ..
[Luciano, Lucianus, Lucien, Lucio, Lucjan, .. 2 more]

Meredith .. (Welsh) "Noted ruler." ..
[Meredyth, Merideth, Meridith]

Seraphim .. They have six wings and are noted for their zealous love ..
[Sarafino, Saraph, Serafin, Serafino, Seraph, .. 1 more]

Timon .. Biblical: a man noted for his wisdom in the first Christian congregation ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Noted names: Aidan, Albert, Ashley, Caleb, Devon, Ethan, Jonathan, Lucian, Meredith

Albert, Ashley, Caleb, Devon, Ethan and Jonathan are commonly used names, while Aidan, Buxton, Gareth, Jehu, Joachim, Lucian, Meredith, Seraphim and Timon are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)


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