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Page 1/5. 81 Power names and what they mean, for power, powerful, rule for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Power names for girls.
Ainsley .. Also transferred use of the Scottish surname Ainslie, which is borne by a powerful family long established in the Scottish borders.
Amerigo .. Italian form of the Germanic name Amalric, from amal meaning "work" and rÓc meaning "rule, power" .. The US, founded on the principle of home rule, took its nickname of "America" from Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci.
Amir .. Term for a high-ranking and powerful official in many different capacities in the Muslim world.
Amory .. (Old German) "Brave power." ..
Apollo .. Mythology: the Greek and Roman god of light, music, and poetry, who drives the sun across the sky in a carriage, and also rules over healing and prophecy, speaking through the famous oracle at Delphi ..
Archard .. (Anglo German) "Holy, powerful."
Aubrey .. (Old German) "Elf or magical being, power." ..
Austin .. The "Austin Powers" movies, though, have probably disqualified it from use for a whole generation of future parents.
Aziz .. (Arabic) "The All-Powerful." ..
Barclay .. His descendants became one of the most powerful families in Scotland ..
Benedict .. A name used by 16 popes and the saint who founded the Christian monastic order, the Benedictines, whose rule of the great monastery at Monte Cassino in Italy is simple, restrained, and practical ..
Blaise .. Saint Blasius (fourth century) is supposedly endowed with miraculous healing power, and is the patron of sufferers from sore throats ..
Bolivar .. The revolutionary Simon Bolivar (19th century) helped to liberate much of northern South America from Spanish rule.
Broderick .. Also possibly (Old German) "famous power" ..
Caesar .. Due to his fame and power, Caesar then became the title of the Roman emperors with the meaning "ruler", and led to Russian Tsar (see Czar) and German Kaiser ..
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 ..
Caradoc .. The British chieftain Caractacus, son of Cunobelinos, was a man of proud bearing who rebelled against Roman rule in the first century AD.
Cathal .. (Irish, Gaelic, Celtic) "Battle rule." ..
Charles .. The first Holy Roman Emperor (seventh to eighth century) Charlemagne (Latin Carolus Magnus, meaning "Charles the Great") was a powerful German leader who created a more ordered society out of the chaos that followed the fall of Rome ..
Cyrus .. Historical: Cyrus the Great (fifth century BC) conquered Babylon at the height of its powers and founded the Persian Empire ..
Aubrey, Austin, Benedict, Broderick, Caleb, Charles and Cyrus are commonly used names, while Ainsley, Amerigo, Amir, Amory, Apollo, Archard, Aziz, Barclay, Blaise, Bolivar, Caesar, Caradoc and Cathal are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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