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2 Playing names and what they mean, for playing for baby boys, listing 1-2.


Ace .. Connotations of superiority come from the fact that ace is the playing card with highest face value ..
[Acee, Acer, Acey, Acie]

Odysseus .. In Homer's epic poems "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey", Odysseus was known for his eloquence and his talent for playing tricks ..
[Odysse]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Playing names: Ace

Ace and Odysseus are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)

Featured categories: business, performance, play.


Sanford .. Acting teacher Sanford Meisner.
[Sandford, Sandfurd]

Bert .. Its popularity among show-business types of a certain age (Miss America emcee Bert Parks; actors Burt Lancaster, Burt Reynolds) gives it a jaunty, masculine connotation.
[Bertie, Bertin, Berto, Berty, Burt, .. 2 more]

Gamble ..
[Gamblen, Gambling, Gamel, Gammel, .. ]

Trey .. The name derives from the world of gaming, in which a three in cards, dice or dominoes is called a "trey" ..
[Trai, Traye, Tre]

Ham ..

Ram .. Mythology: as the seventh incarnation of Vishnu, Rama's story is told in the Hindu "Ramayana" ..
[Rahm, Rama, Ramos]

Bravo .. The exclamation that accompanies a brilliant performance, traditionally in an opera house ..
[Brahvo, Bravvo]

Androcles .. Shaw later used this tale for a play about Christian faith.
[Androclus]

Longfellow .. Used as homage to poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, whose skill and romantic portrayal of early American history made him a much-loved American poet in the 19th century.

Mercator .. Latinate name of Gerardus Kremer, the 16th-century cartographer whose projection for a world map was useful to navigators.

Waverley .. (Old English) "Meadow of quivering aspens." ..
[Waverlee, Waverley]

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