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4 Still names and what they mean, for still for baby boys, listing 1-4.
Destin .. The French surname Destan means "by the still waters".
Ephraim .. Still a common Jewish given name.
Stillman .. In Middle English, a still was a type of fish trap ..
Tanton .. (Old English) "Still river settlement." ..
Destin, Ephraim, Stillman and Tanton are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)
Galen .. (Greek) "Calm." ..
Rei .. Reizo (ray-ee-ZOH) means "cool, calm; well-groomed".
Athens .. Athens is considered the cradle of democracy, and there are many cities in the US with this name.
Esmond .. (Old English) "Ease of protection." ..
Nestor .. Both meanings are related to the aged but vigorous king of Pilos, a character in Homer's "Iliad", who longed for the Trojan War to be finished so he could return to his home in Greece ..
Hamilton .. (Old English) "Flat-topped hill." ..
Bonar .. (Old French) "Gentle, mannerly." ..
Aniketos .. The name has survived in a small way in Catholic countries because of a second-century martyred pope who was later canonized.
Darrien .. John Keat's famous sonnet "On First Looking into Chapman's Cortez" ends by comparing the poet's wonder to that of Cortez, glimpsing the Pacific Ocean for the first time "silent, upon a peak in Darien" ..
Absalom .. (Hebrew) "Father is peace." ..
Edgar .. Name of an English king and saint, Edgar the Peaceful (10th century), who was the father of two other saints, Edward and Edith ..
Dorian .. Literary: in Oscar Wilde's novel "The Picture of Dorian Gray", Dorian was granted the wish that he would retain perpetual youth and beauty ..
Catlin .. George Catlin was an American traveler and artist of the mid 19th century who is famous for his penetrating portraits of Native Americans.
Coy May possibly mean "woods", or "quiet place" ..
Scout .. Occupational name: someone who gathers information quietly ..
Cain .. Biblical: Cain, the firstborn son of Adam and Eve, killed his brother in jealous anger and spent the rest of his life as a wanderer in exile ..
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