Obscure Names

Obscure names and what they mean, for obscure for men. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in the year 2013 (usage of 0.33%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.3273%, down 0.8%), but with names such as Arthur becoming less trendy. Darius (#473), Jude (#162) and Roman (#113) are three of the more fashionable boy names in this list, with Jude going through a revival in usage.

Arthur - Roman

Page 1/1 of 9 Obscure names.

Arthur 1 .. .. Artorius, which is of obscure origin .. Arthur (top 1%), like Mcarthur (top 2%), Thur (34%), is a common -hur suffix last name. [Aart, Arrt, Art, Arthor, Artie, Artro, .. 12 more]

Botolf 2 .. An obscure English saint in the .. Unconventional. Compare Botolf and popular last names Egolf (top 14%), Bertholf (28%), which also end with -olf. [Botolff, Botolph, .. 2 more]

Caesar 3 .. Clan name of obscure meaning, possibly .. Cesar is a chic form. [Caezar, Cesar, Kaiser, Seasar, .. 5 more]

Darius 4 .. .. name of an obscure saint who .. Darius (upper 25%), like Alcius (upper 73%), Lenius (31%), is a common -ius suffix surname. [Darias, .. 6 more]

Demas 5 .. source for the obscure name Deems. Common as surnames, and Demas (upper 11%) is comparable to popular last names Demaso (upper 48%), Demos (10%), which also begin with Dem-. [Dimas]

Edred 6 .. .. name of an obscure tenth century .. Uncommon, but Edred is comparable to common surnames Jared (upper 10%), Evered (90%), which also end with -red.

Jude 7 .. .. a novel named "Jude the Obscure" (1895) .. Usage of Judsen and forms is at its highest today, except for the version Judson which has become less trendy. [Jud, Judah, Judd, Judsen, Judson, .. 1 more]

Nazaire 8 .. .. Nazarius was an obscure fourth century .. Uncommon. Nazaire (cf. Dwire, Adaire) ends with the favored androgynous-sounding -ire. [Nasareo, Nasarrio, Nazaro, .. 3 more]

Roman 9 .. .. name of several obscure saints and .. Usage of Roman and variants as baby names in 2014 was up 16.6% compared to the previous decade. [Romain, Romaine, Romanos, Romanus, Rome, .. 2 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Obscure names: Arthur, Caesar, Darius, Jude, Roman

Quick Index

Summary of Obscure names (and variants) for boys.

Arthur - Roman
Arthur [Arty, Arto, Artro, Artor, Artur, Artus, Arturo, Artturi, ..], Botolf [Botulf, Botolff, Botolph, Botulph], Caesar [Cesar, Casar, Sezar, Cezar, Seasar, Kaiser, Cesare, Cesaro], Darius [Dario, Derry, Darias, Dariess, Darious, Derrius, Darrius], Demas [Dimas], Edred, Jude [Jud, Judd, Judah, Judas, Judsen, Judson], Nazaire [Nazor, Nazaro, Nazario, Nasareo, Nazarius, Nasarrio], Roman [Rome, Romain, Romano, Romanus, Romaine, Romanes, Romanos]