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Slave Names

(See: Servant Names)

7 Slave names and what they mean, for slave for baby boys, listing 1-7. Here is the list of Follower names for girls.

Androcles .. Latin mythology: Androcles was a Christian and a mild-mannered slave who once removed a thorn from a lion's paw ..

Atticus .. He is sometimes considered the first "publisher" because he had slaves copy important contemporary works like the letters of Cicero ..

Freeborn .. May date back to slave days, or to the era of widespread serfdom, when to be born free was worthy of commemoration.

Ishmael .. Biblical: the son of Abraham by Sarah's Egyptian slave woman Hagar ..
[Ismael, Ismail, Ysmael, Ysmail]

Pericles .. In the 19th century, slave owners in the South of America sometimes gave slaves classical names such as Pericles or Aeneas, and they have been passed on since in those families.

Scipio .. However, in the South of America, the name was used as a slave name.

Toussaint .. Used in Haiti in honor of Haitian leader Toussaint L'Ouverture, a former slave who helped Haiti gain independence from France in the early 19th century ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Slave names: Atticus, Ishmael

Androcles, Atticus, Freeborn, Ishmael, Pericles, Scipio and Toussaint are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)


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