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8 Shield names and what they mean, for shield for baby boys, listing 1-8. Randall and Randolph are commonly used names, while Aegeus, Giles, Rand, Randi, Rankin and Ransom are rare in comparison.


Aegeus .. The name refers to "aigis", a shield made of goat-skin that was the sign of Zeus, and also occurs as Egidio and Giles ..
[Aigeos, Aigeus]

Giles .. The name refers to the goat-skin that ancient shields were made of.
[Egide, Egidio, Egidius, Gide, Gil, .. 6 more]

Rand .. "Shield." ..

Randall .. "Wolf shield." ..
[Rand, Randal, Randale, Randel, Randell, .. 8 more]

Randi .. "Wolf shield." ..

Randolph .. "Wolf shield." ..
[Randal, Randall, Randell, Randolf, Randy, .. 2 more]

Rankin .. "Little shield." ..
[Rankine, Rankinn]

Ransom .. "Warrior's shield." Also possibly "shield's son" or a variant of Randolph ..
[Ransome]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shield names: Giles, Rand, Randall, Randolph, Ransom

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Bellarmine .. "The one with the beautiful armor."
[Bellarmino]

Adnan .. Arms magnate Adnan Khashoggi.

Baird ..
[Bar, Bard, Barde, Barr, .. , .. 1 more]

Nesbit .. "Bend shaped like a nose." Place name that refers to a bend in the road, or to a plot of land.
[Naisbit, Naisbitt, Nesbitt, Nisbet, Nisbett]

Candelario .. It was customary to bless all the candles for the succeeding year on the day of this feast.
[Candelareo, Candelaro, Candelerio, Candelero]

Bjorn .. Swedish tennis champion Bjorn Borg.
[Bjarn, Bjarne, Bjorne, Bjornsterne]

Abner .. Biblical: King Saul of Israel's army chief, a valiant warrior and clever strategist ..
[Ab, Abbey, Abbie, Abby, Abe, .. 8 more]

Cirrus .. The name of a wispy, filmy cloud formation.

Andrew .. The "Saint Andrew's Cross", representing Scotland, appears on the flag of the United Kingdom ..
[Adem, Aindrea, Aindreas, Analu, Anders, .. 44 more]

Derby .. Also the name of a hat with a hard round crown, and America's most famous horse, the Kentucky Derby ..
[Derbey, Derbie]

Vane .. A device attached to a mast or flagpole to indicate the direction of the wind ..

Acilino .. "Eagle." ..

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