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Names of queens are usually old, well-established names from royal families with class. 11 Queen names and what they mean, for queen for baby boys, listing 1-11. Here is the list of Queen names for girls.
Albert .. The name was revived in the 19th century mainly in honor of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, consort of Queen Victoria, who was noted for his enthusiastic support of the application of science to the modern industrial age ..
Alfred .. Queen Victoria named her second son Alfred ..
Anthony .. Mark Anthony (82-30 BC), Roman triumvir and general, sat on the throne and had a tempestuous political career with Queen Cleopatra of Egypt ..
Darnley .. Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley, was the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots, and father of James VI of Scotland and I of England.
Ellery .. Literary: familiar since the 1930s due to the fictional detective Ellery Queen.
Maryland .. The state of Maryland was named for English Queen Henrietta Maria, the wife of King Charles I, when the land was granted to Lord Baltimore.
Melbourne .. Name of the city in Australia, which was named after the Prime Minister of England in 1837, when Queen Victoria was on the throne.
Quinton .. (Old English) "Queen's settlement." ..
Raleigh .. Use is probably homage to Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and court favorite of Queen Elizabeth I, who is supposed to have spread his cape over a puddle so she could cross with dry feet ..
Reginald .. From Reginaldus, influenced by Latin Regina meaning "queen" ..
Regino Possibly a variant of Reginald or masculine form of Regina (Latin) "queen".
Albert, Alfred, Anthony, Quinton, Raleigh and Reginald are commonly used names, while Darnley, Ellery, Maryland, Melbourne and Regino are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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