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Prophet names and what they mean, for prophet, messenger, oracle.

These boy names were at the top of their popularity in 2014 (usage of 0.4477%), except for names such as Amos, Elisha and Hosea which have become less stylish. The most fashionable boy names in this list are Deacon (#421), Ezekiel (#181), Ezra (#119), Muhammad (#399) and Uriah (#506), and there is also a resurgence in baby name popularity for Ezekiel and Ezra. Ingel (top 76%) and Gabrel (100%) are conventional surnames.

Here is the list of Prophet names for girls.

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Prophet names: Ahmed, Ali, Amos, Angel, Apollo

Ahmed 1 .. .. names of the prophet Muhammad, and .. Almed, Armed and Ashmed are kreatif variations. [Achmad, Achmed, Ahmad, Amad, Amahd, Amed, .. 5 more]

Ali 2 .. .. name of the Prophet Muhammad's cousin .. Popular, with the -li ending for Ali like Amali. [Alia]

Amos 3 .. The prophet (eighth century BC) who .. Popular as last names. Compare Amos (upper 1%), Amoss (41%) with common Amo- last name Amons (upper 43%). [Am, .. 1 more]

Angel 4 .. Derived fr. Greek. "Messenger; messenger of God." Angel and Angelo are contemporarily stylish forms. .. God to men as His messengers .. [Andjelko, Angell, Ohngel, Ohnjel, .. 14 more]

Apollo 5 .. .. through the famous oracle at Delphi .. Apollo, Apollos, etc. are rarely found as first names. [Apollon, .. 2 more]

Baptist 6 .. .. The Christian prophet John the Baptist .. Not in Top 1000. [Babtysta, Battiste, Bautista, .. 2 more]

Bedell 7 .. Stems fr. Old French element. "Messenger." Unusual. Bedell, like Brunell, has the -ell ending. A somewhat unusual surname. [Bedall]

Benjamin 8 .. .. pediatrician and oracle Benjamin Spock; British .. Listed in Top 1000. [Ben, Beniamino, Benjaman, Benjamino, Benjamon, Benjie, Benjiman, Benn, Benyamin, Bibi, .. 19 more]

Bilal 9 .. .. name of the prophet Muezzin who .. Not in popularity charts. See also Bidal.

Botolf 10 .. From Old English language. "Messenger wolf." Rarely used as a boys' name. An obscure English saint in the .. [Botolff, Botulph, .. 2 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Prophet names: Benjamin, Bilal, Daniel, David, Deacon

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Prophet names: Eli, Elijah, Elisha, Evan

Currier 11 .. .. be derived from "courier", or messenger. Not in popularity charts. [Currie, .. 1 more]

Daniel 12 .. The prophet and writer of the .. Adoption of Daniel, Danal, etc. as children's names in 2014 was down 5.6% compared to the previous year. [Dan, Danal, Danek, Danell, Dani, Danial, Danil, Dannel, Danny, Danya, .. 10 more]

David 13 .. .. poet, soldier, statesman, prophet, and king .. Prominent, with usage of 0.0732% for David, Davies, etc. as baby names in 2014, but lower than 0.0787% a year ago. [Daffy, Davey, Davi, Davide, Daviel, Davies, .. 16 more]

Deacon 14 .. Based on Greek element. "messenger." Adoption of Deacon and variants as birth names in 2014 was up >100% compared to 2004. A deacon is a ministerial assistant .. [Deakin, Dekel, Diakonos, .. 4 more]

Delphin 15 .. .. Delphi, home of a famous oracle .. Delphin, like the similar-sounding Delavan, occurs more usually as a surname. [Delfin, Delphino, Delvin, .. 5 more]

Ebenezer 16 .. .. up by the prophet Samuel to .. Less common today. Eben was the variant last recorded (1880-1889) in the Top 1000. [Eb, Ebenezar, Eveneser, .. 7 more]

Eli 17 .. .. who brought up the prophet Samuel .. Eli (upper 44%) and Eloy (71%) are commonly occurring given names, whereas Elie, Eloi, Ely and Heli are sparsely used. [Elie, Heli, .. 3 more]

Elijah 18 .. .. was a great prophet of Israel .. Elijah, Eli, Elias, Elliot and Ellis were among 2014's Top names. [Eli, Elie, Elija, Eliyahu, Elliot, Elyott, Lige, .. 8 more]

Elisha 19 .. .. and successor to the prophet Elijah. Eli is a contemporarily stylish version undergoing rebound. [Eleisha, Elisee, Eliso, Lisha, Yelisei, .. 4 more]

Evan 20 .. .. which means "good messenger" in Greek .. Eva and forms rose in popularity during 1890-1899 and are almost as popular now, but with Van and Evans becoming less fashionable. [Euan, Euen, Evin, Evo, Ewan, Ewy, Van, .. 8 more]

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Summary of Prophet names (and variants) for boys.

Ahmed - Evan
Ahmed [Amad, Amed, Ahmet, Ahmod, Amadi, Amahd, ..], Ali [Alia], Amos [Am, Amoss], Angel [Onjel, Ohngel, Onnjel, Ohnjel, Onjello, Onnjelo, ..], Apollo [Apolo, Apollon, Apollos], Baptist [Babtysta, Baptiste, Battista, Battiste, Bautista], Bedell [Bedall], Benjamin [Jamin, Yemin, Yamin, Yamino, Veniamin, Venyamin, ..], Bilal, Botolf [Botulf, Botolff, Botolph, Botulph], Currier [Curry, Currie], Daniel [Danny, Danya, Danyal, Danyel, Deiniol, Dantrell, ..], David [Davy, Davon, Daven, Davyd, Davyn, Davydd, ..], Deacon [Deke, Dekel, Dekle, Deecon, Deekon, Diakonos], Delphin [Delvin, Delphino, Delfinos, Delfinus, Delphinos, Delphinus, ..], Ebenezer [Ebenzer, Ebeneser, Eveneser, Ebenezar, Evenezer, Ebeneezer, ..], Eli [Ely, Elie, Eloi, Eloy, Heli], Elijah [Ely, Lige, Ellis, Elyot, Elliot, Elyott, ..], Elisha [Lisha, Eliso, Eliseo, Elishah, Elisher, Yelisei, ..], Evan [Van, Ewy, Evyn, Ewan, Ewen, Owen, ..]

Ezekiel - Phineas
Ezekiel [Zeke, Haskel, Iezekiel, Ezequiel, Jesekijel, Yechezkel, ..], Ezra [Azur, Esra, Ezer, Ezri, Ezrah, Esdras], Gabriel [Gay, Gavril, Jabril, Jibril, Gavriel, Gavrilo, ..], Habakkuk [Habacuc, Habbakuk], Hermes [Ermes, Hermus, Hermite, Hermilo], Hosea [Hoshea, Hoseia, Hosheia], Idris, Isaiah [Isia, Isiah, Isais, Iziah, Issiah, Izaiah, ..], Jeremiah [Jerry, Jermyn, Jeremy, Yeremia, Yeremiya, Yeremiyah, ..], Joel [Yoel, Joell], Malachi [Maleki, Malakia, Malakie, Malechy, Malequi, Malaquias, ..], Mercury [Mercure, Mercuree, Mercurey], Micah [Mike, Mikey, Mikal, Mycah], Michelangelo, Muhammad [Mohamed, Muhamet, Mohamet, Mohammed, Muhammed, Mohammad, ..], Nathan [Nat, Nate, Natan, Nathen, Nathon], Nehemiah [Nechemya, Nechemia, Nechemiah], Nuncio [Nunzio], Obadiah [Obie, Oved, Obed, Obediah, Ovadiah, Ovadiach, ..], Phineas [Pincas, Pinkus, Pincus, Pinhas, Pinchas, Pinchos, ..]

Samuel - Zephaniah
Samuel [Shem, Sammy, Sammie, Samwell, Samuele, Samuello], Sayid [Syed, Saiyid, Sayeed], Triton, Uriah [Yuri, Urias, Yuria, Urija, Uriyah, Urijah, ..], Zachariah [Zeke, Zakery, Zekariah, Zekeriah, Zechariah, Zecheriah, ..], Zephaniah [Zeph, Zephan]