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2 Protagonist names and what they mean, for protagonist for baby boys, listing 1-2.
Roark .. Literary: Howard Roark is the protagonist in Ayn Rand's influential novel "The Fountainhead" ..
Wilbur .. Literary: Wilbur the Pig is the protagonist in "Charlotte's Web" by E ..
Wilbur is a commonly used name, while Roark is rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
Aaron .. Actor Aaron Eckhart.
Beau .. (French) "Admirer." ..
Abednago .. Biblical: one of the three unfortunates thrown in the fiery furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar, and rescued by an angel ..
Antenor .. (Spanish, Greek) "Combatant, antagonist." ..
Manfred .. Used by Bryon for an antihero in an epic poem.
Bjorn .. Swedish tennis champion Bjorn Borg.
Adlai .. Biblical name borne by a very minor character, the father of one of King David's herdsmen ..
Alasdair .. (Greek) "Man's defender." ..
Darwin .. Historical: Charles Darwin, 19th-century naturalist, was the first major exponent of human evolution.
Mace .. (Middle English) "Heavy staff or club." ..
Achilles .. Mythology: name of the hero of the Trojan War, celebrated in Homer's "Iliad", famous for his valor and manly beauty ..
Taran .. Lloyd Alexander gave the name to his main character and heroine a series of children's books based on Gaelic mythology ..
Joshua .. He was appointed by God to lead the Israelites after the death of Moses ..
Aluf .. (Hebrew) "Leader, one in charge."
Ardley .. (Old English) "Home-lover's meadow." ..
Imad .. (Arabic) "Support, mainstay."
Caspian .. Se Leweis named a principal character Caspian in one of his "Chronicles of Narnia" ..
Cian .. Name of Brian Boru's son-in-law, who played a major role in the battle of Clontarf (11th century) ..
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