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Page 1/6. 115 Poet names and what they mean, for poet for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Author names for girls.
Addison .. The English poet and essayist Joseph Addison was popular and influential through the 18th century.
Alan .. Poet Allen Ginsberg ..
Alexander .. English poet Alexander Pope ..
Alfred .. Poet Alfred Tennyson ..
Algernon .. English poet Algernon Swinburne.
Aneirin .. This was the name of the first known Welsh poet (sixth century) ..
Archibald .. Poet Archibald MacLeish ..
Arion The name of a Greek poet and musician from about 700 BC ..
Bacchus .. He is also the god of poets.
Baird .. (Gaelic, Scottish, Irish) "Poet, one who sings ballads." ..
Bard .. (English, Irish) "Minstrel, singer-poet." ..
Barrett .. Transferred use of the surname, used as a given name mostly in the 19th century, probably due to the fame of English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
Bourne .. Scottish poet Robert Burns.
Burgess .. Poet Gelett Burgess.
Byron .. Lord Byron in the 1850s was a poet famous for his wildness and debauchery ..
Cadman .. Saint Caedmon was a seventh-century Ango-Saxon cowherd and poet who supposedly received his poetic inspiration from a dream, as told by the historian Bede ..
Carl .. Poet Carl Sandburg ..
Catullus .. One of the greatest Roman poets ..
Coleridge .. English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge was author of "The Ancient Mariner", and the famously unfinished "Kubla Khan", written under the influence of opium.
Cullen .. Poet William Cullen Bryant.
Alan, Alexander, Alfred, Barrett, Byron and Carl are commonly used names, while Addison, Algernon, Aneirin, Archibald, Arion, Bacchus, Baird, Bard, Bourne, Burgess, Cadman, Catullus, Coleridge and Cullen are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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