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1 Sorrow name and what it means, for sorrow for baby boys, listing 1-1. Benoni is a rare name.
Benoni .. "Son of my sorrow." ..
Ephraim .. Biblical: one of Joseph's sons by his Egyptian wife Asenath, so named: "For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction" ..
Amasa .. "Burden." ..
Fingal .. Anglicized form of Fionnghall, derived from "fionn" and "gall" ..
Tabor .. "Misfortune, bad luck." ..
Jabez .. "Borne in pain." ..
Oren .. "Pine tree." ..
Hale .. Nathan Hale was a Revolutionary War hero famous for saying "I regret that I have but one life to lose for my country".
Tarquin .. The son of the last king caused the famous Rape of Lucretia, the Roman matron who killed herself rather than live in shame ..
Androcles .. Latin mythology: Androcles was a Christian and a mild-mannered slave who once removed a thorn from a lion's paw ..
Cotton .. In America, great Massachusetts clergyman Cotton Mather's writings contributed to the Salem witch trials ..
Epemetheus .. Greek mythology: the husband of Pandora (who opened the famous box, loosing trouble on the world) and brother of Prometheus, who brought fire to mankind.
Atlas .. Atlas was a mythical Titan who bore the weight of the world on his shoulders, so the name bears connotations of great strength.
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