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Overwhelming Names for boys
2 Overwhelming names and what they mean, for overwhelming 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)
Anscom .. (Old English) "Valley of the awesome one." ..
Azrael .. Biblical: the archangel who is charged with care of those born under the sign of Scorpio (Oct 23 to Nov 21) ..
Dunstan .. Saint Dunstan (10th century) restored the monastery system in England after the devastating Viking raids of previous decades.
Bede .. He is also supposedly the first documented writer of English (as opposed to Latin) prose, though his English works have been lost.
Cable .. A cable is generally a very thick rope, a chain or the insulated wire that transmits electric messages.
Anselm .. Saint Anselm (11th century) was archbishop of Canterbury during William the Conqueror's reign, and a formidable influence on medieval Christian thought ..
Antaeus .. Greek mythology: son of the Earth and the Sea, a wrestler who was invincible while his feet touched the ground ..
Achilles .. He was all but invulnerable, having been dipped in the River Styx by his mother, the nymph Thetis ..
Mandan .. Name of a tribe native to the upper Missouri River which had developed high levels of material culture, but were almost wiped out due to smallpox in 1837 ..
Bayou Geography name: a slow-moving river or swamp.
Brick .. The name has been used as a nickname for people who are reliable and strong.
Skye .. Place name: the spectacular Isle of Skye in Scotland, as a nickname for the Skyler variants, or as a nature name referring to the sky ..
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