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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." ..

Popularity of Sorrow baby names

Featured categories: cross, trouble.

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" ..
[Efraim, Efrain, Efrayim, Efrem, Efrim, .. 10 more]

Amasa .. "Burden." ..

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

Fingal .. Anglicized form of Fionnghall, derived from "fionn" and "gall" ..
[Fin, Fingall, Finn, Fionghall]

Absalom .. Seldom used today, perhaps because of its traditional associations with terrible grief.
[Absalon, Abshalom, Absolem, Absolom, Absolon, .. 2 more]

Keane .. "Sharp, keen wit or eye." ..
[Kean, Keen, Keene, Keyne]

Tabor .. "Misfortune, bad luck." ..
[Taber, Taibor, Tavor, Taybor, Tayber]

Alonzo .. This form is more popular than Alfonso, perhaps due to the fame of basketball celebrity Alonzo Mourning.
[Alanso, Alanzo, Allonso, Allonzo, Allohnso, .. 7 more]

Jabez .. "Borne in pain." ..
[Jabes, Jabesh]

Oren .. "Pine tree." ..
[Oran, Orenthal, Orin, Orren, Orrin]

Hale .. Nathan Hale was a Revolutionary War hero famous for saying "I regret that I have but one life to lose for my country".
[Hal, Halen, Hallen, Haylan, Hayle]

Tarquin .. The son of the last king caused the famous Rape of Lucretia, the Roman matron who killed herself rather than live in shame ..
[Tarquinius, Tarquino, Tarquinus]

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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