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4 Speed names and what they mean, for speed for baby boys, listing 1-4.
Pace .. The name has connotations of speed and efficiency.
Speed .. In the past, the phrase "God speed" meant "My God bring you good fortune" .. Now speed is used to mean swiftness.
Tempo .. A musical term for the speed at which a piece of music is to be performed.
Turbo .. The name has connotations of speed and great energy, making it a possible nickname for a very energetic child.
Pace, Speed, Tempo and Turbo are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)
Socorro .. "Aid, help." ..
Cooper .. "Barrel maker." ..
Alan .. Popular in the Middle Ages, with a boom around the 1950s influenced by the popularity of actor Alan Ladd ..
Aspen .. Tree name: a type of poplar familiar in the West, with heart-shaped leaves that quiver in the lightest breeze, hence its nickname, the "quaking" or "trembling" aspen ..
Reis .. Possibly meaning "knight on horseback", "gatherer of twigs", "wood carver" or "dweller in the brush".
Mercury .. Its ancient root also evolved into terms such as "merchant", "market", and "mercenary", showing the influence of the wing-footed Roman god of science and commerce, and the bustle of commercial life ..
Chase .. Painter William Merritt Chase.
Coakley .. Coke was the term for the flammable residue from burning coal, and a valuable resource of fuel.
Bill .. Actors Bill Cosby, Billy Crystal, Bill Bixby, Billy Crudup, Billy Bob Thornton ..
Dart .. Place name: the river Dart is a small river in southern England .. A dart is also a small arrow.
Esmond .. "Ease of protection." ..
Zachary .. Zachary is one of several names from the Old Testament that have revived into favor in modern times ..
Mercury .. In modern usage, the name is sometimes a nickname for fleet-footed runners ..
Caddis .. Also a kind of fly that trouts like to eat, making this a potential choice for a fisherman's son.
Cleophas .. Biblical name: husband of one of the Marys who stood at the foot of the Cross.
Aeneas .. Football player Aeneas Williams.
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