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2 Soil names and what they mean, for soil for baby boys, listing 1-2. Alban and Tillman are rare names.
Alban .. The first Christian martyr on British soil was Saint Alban (third century), after a cathedral town (which is also a pilgrimage destination) is named ..
Tillman .. In agriculture, tilling the soil meant turning and loosening it before it was planted.
Campbell .. The hereditary heads of the Campbell clan, the Dukes of Argyll, at one time controlled vast acres of the Scottish highlands and commanded the loyalty of thousands of men ..
Adham .. "Black." ..
Ali .. Also, Muhammad Ali was the name adopted by boxer Cassius Clay when he converted to Islam.
Drury .. Drury Lane is a famous street in London's theater district, and also the home of the Muffin Man in a well-known children's song.
Cortez .. Historical: surname of the Spanish explorer and adventurer Hernando Cortes (16th century) who with a small expeditionary force conquered the Aztec civilization of Mexico.
Balfour .. "Grazing land." ..
Dunlop .. "Muddy hill." ..
Honore .. The Faubourg Saint Honoré is a well-known fashionable neighborhood and shopping street in Paris ..
Tarquin .. The son of the last king caused the famous Rape of Lucretia, the Roman matron who killed herself rather than live in shame ..
Aden .. Also a place name for a region of South Yemen, formerly a British colony ..
Sandberg .. "Sand village." ..
Binh .. "Section."
Chaparral .. The name thus has associations with wide, open spaces.
Bethel .. Biblical: the spot where Abraham built an altar ..
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