Shakespeare Names for boys

Shakespeare names and what they mean, for shakespeare for men. Here is the list of Shakespeare names for girls. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in 1910-1919 and are almost as popular today, but with names like Byron, Ariel, Edgar, Duncan and Hal falling out of fashion. Lennox (#585), Cassius (#704), Romeo (#341) and Sebastian (#34) are four of the more fashionable baby names in this list, with Cassius, Romeo and Sebastian enjoying a rebound in usage.

Arden - Benedict

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Arden 1 .. Surname of Shakespeare's mother, and also the name of the magically beautiful forest in Shakespeare's "As You Like It". Somewhat scarce as a baby name, Arden is used more commonly as a surname. Also suitable as a girls' name. [Ard, Ardie, Ardon, Arrden, .. 3 more]

Ariel 2 .. Literary: Shakespeare gave this name to a prankish spirit who can disappear at will in "The Tempest" .. Unisex name. Ariel has trended downward in popularity as a boys' name over the years. [Aeriel, Aeriell, Airyel, Arel, Arie, .. 7 more]

Auberon 3 .. Better-known, though no more common for it, as Oberon, King of the Fairies in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" .. A name for babies that is not predominantly used. [Auberron, Oberon, Oeberon, .. 1 more]

Bardolf 4 .. A drunken fool named Bardolph appears in four of Shakespeare's plays. Bardolf is an irregularly used male name. [Bardolph, Bardoul, Bardulph, .. 2 more]

Benedict 5 .. Shakespeare's Benedick in "Much Ado About Nothing" is a self-assured, witty bachelor .. Somewhat uncommonly used as a birth name for males, Benedict is used more often as a last name. The variations Bennie and Ben are generally used as forms of the name. [Ben, Bendict, Benedick, Benedictos, Benedikt, .. 18 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shakespeare names: Arden, Ariel, Benedict

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Quick Index

Summary of all Shakespeare names (and their variants) for boys.

[Arden - Benedict]
Arden [Ardy, Ardin, Ardon, Arrden, ..], Ariel [Arik, Aryel, Ariell, Aryell, ..], Auberon [Oberon, Oberron, Oeberon, Auberron], Bardolf [Bardou, Bardoul, Bardulf, Bardulph], Benedict [Bent, Bennt, Benoit, Venedictos, ..]

[Byron - Lennox]
Byron [Byran, Byren, Byrom, Byrum, ..], Cassius [Cash, Cass, Cassio], Duncan [Dunc, Dunn], Edgar [Ted, Neddy, Ogier, Teddie, ..], Festus [Feste], Garrick [GarrIk, Garryk, Garreck, Garryck], Hal, Hamlet [Hamnet, Hammett, Hammond, Hamnett], Iago [Jago, Yago], Lennox [Lenox]

[Lysander - William]
Lysander [Lesandro, Lisandro, Lizandro, Lysandros], Malcolm [Malcom, Malkolm, Malcolum], Oberon [Oberron, Auberon, Auberron], Romeo, Sebastian [Sebo, Sebastien, Sebestyen, Sebastiano, ..], Thane [Thaine, Thayne], Theobald [Tybald, Tybalt, Tiebout, Tybault, ..], Theseus, Timon, William [Wim, Wilmot, Wilson, Wilmott, ..]

[Yorick - Yorick]