Prophet Names

Prophet names and what they mean, for prophet, messenger, oracle for males. Here is the list of Prophet names for girls. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.4576%), 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.


Ahmed - Currier

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Ahmed 1 .. .. names of the prophet Muhammad, and .. Prominent. Ahmed, Achmed, Amed, like Modred, Manfred, end with the common masculine-sounding -ed. [Achmad, Achmed, Ahmad, Amad, Amahd, Amed, .. 5 more]

Ali 2 .. .. name of the Prophet Muhammad's cousin .. Ali has grown increasingly popular with parents since 1880-1889. [Alia]

Amos 3 .. The prophet (eighth century BC) who .. Am and Amoss are more unique as forms of Amos. [Am, .. 1 more]

Angel 4 .. Derived fr. Greek. "Messenger; messenger of God." Common as surnames. Compare Angel (upper 1%), Angelmo, etc. with popular An- last names Angela (upper 52%), Anger (9%). .. God to men as His messengers .. [Andjelko, Angell, Ohngel, Ohnjel, .. 14 more]

Apollo 5 .. .. through the famous oracle at Delphi .. Popular. Apollo (cf. Othello, Manollo) ends with the favored masculine-sounding -llo. [Apollon, .. 2 more]

Baptist 6 .. .. The Christian prophet John the Baptist .. Popular as last names. Compare Baptist (upper 10%) with popular -st surnames Bist (upper 74%), Battiest (35%). [Babtysta, Battiste, Bautista, .. 2 more]

Bedell 7 .. Stems fr. Old French element. "Messenger." Unusual. Bedell, like Ladell, Caddell, uses the popular masculine -dell 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]

Botolf 9 .. From Old English language. "Messenger wolf." Rarely used as a boys' name. An obscure English saint in the .. [Botolff, Botulph, .. 2 more]

Currier 10 .. .. be derived from "courier", or messenger. Uncommon. Currier (cf. Raynier, Javier) uses the familiar masculine-sounding -ier suffix. [Currie, .. 1 more]

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



Quick Index

Summary of Prophet names (and variants) for boys.

Ahmed - Currier
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, ..], Botolf [Botulf, Botolff, Botolph, Botulph], Currier [Curry, Currie]

Daniel - Malachi
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 [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 - Zephaniah
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 [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]

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