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Page 1/12. 231 Son names and what they mean, for son for baby boys, listing 1-20.
Abel .. Biblical: the second son of Adam and Eve ..
Abraham .. He had a son named Isaac when he was 100 and his wife Sarah was 90 ..
Absalom .. Biblical: Absalom, son of King David, was renowned for his handsome appearance and ability to win the loyalty and allegiance of others .. King David then lamented, "Would God I had died for thee, O Absalom, my son, my son!" Also the title of a tragic novel by William Faulkner ..
Adamson .. (Old English) "Son of Adam."
Addison .. (Old English) "Son of Adam." ..
Adnan .. Adnan was a descendant of Ismail (Ishmael), one of the sons of the biblical patriarch Ibrahim (Abraham) ..
Adonia .. Biblical: one of King David's sons.
Alaric .. Saint Alaricus (10th century) was the son of a duke who turned to the religious life.
Albert .. Her many children and grandchildren carried the name to most of the royal families in Europe, but her eldest son's first move as king was to drop it ..
Alfred .. Queen Victoria named her second son Alfred ..
Ali .. Ali was the name of the Prophet Muhammad's cousin and son-in-law, known as the first male convert to Islam ..
Alison .. (Old English) "Son of the noble." More common as a girl's name, in spite of the -son ending.
Ammon .. Biblical: one of the sons of David ..
Anson .. Possibly means "son of Ann" or "son of the divine" ..
Antaeus .. Greek mythology: son of the Earth and the Sea, a wrestler who was invincible while his feet touched the ground ..
Archelaus .. Herod the Great had a son of that name who is mentioned in the Bible ..
Arsenio .. According to tradition, Saint Arsenius the Great (fourth century) tutored the sons of the Roman emperor Theodosius ..
Art Irish mythology: Art Oenfer ("Art the lonely") was a son of Conn Cetchathach ("Conn of the Hundred Battles"), who overcame dangers and difficulties to win his bride, Delbchaem ..
Ascanius .. Mythology: son of Aeneas ..
Asher .. Biblical: Asher, the eighth son of Jacob, was promised a life blessed with abundance ..
Abel, Abraham, Albert, Alfred, Ali and Art are commonly used names, while Absalom, Adamson, Addison, Adnan, Adonia, Alaric, Alison, Ammon, Anson, Antaeus, Archelaus, Arsenio, Ascanius and Asher are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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