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2 Odds names and what they mean, for odds for baby boys, listing 1-2.
Barack .. Biblical: a valiant warrior who cooperated with the prophetess Deborah to win victory in a battle against overwhelming odds ..
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 ..
Caleb is a commonly used name, while Barack is rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
Floyd .. Anglicization of Lloyd, modified because of the difficulty non-Welsh speakers have in pronouncing "Ll-" ..
Eckhard .. (Old German) "Brave edge or point." ..
Springer .. (Middle English, Swedish) "To jump or leap." Nickname for a lively person or for a traveling entertainer, derived from English, German "springen", Dutch "springhen", and Yiddish "shpringen" meaning "to jump or leap" ..
Joshua .. He was appointed by God to lead the Israelites after the death of Moses ..
Marlow .. The original phrase literally means "lake leavings" ..
Epicurus .. The word epicure, which has its root in his name, means someone who enjoys the pleasures of the flesh, which is actually a misunderstanding of the philosopher's teachings.
Thomas .. Biblical: one of the 12 apostles known as "doubting Thomas" as he has an unusual mixture of pessimism and zealous faith ..
Fajr .. (Arabic) "Beginning, start."
Ace .. Connotations of superiority come from the fact that ace is the playing card with highest face value ..
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