Swan Names

Swan names and what they mean, for swan for males. Here is the list of Swan names for girls. Usage of these boy names reached its highest in 1900-1909 and it is somewhat lower today, with names like Hans becoming less trendy.


Cobham - Swanton

Page 1/1 of 5 Swan names.

Cobham 1 .. Could be derived from "cob", an ancient term for a male swan, the head of a herring, or the seed-head of clover. Cobham is sparsely used as a masculine name, and it appears commonly (Top 65%) as a last name according to the US Census. [Cobbham]

Fiachra 2 .. Name in Irish mythology of one of the children of Lir, who were turned into swans by their stepmother .. Seldom used as a name for babies. [Fiacre]

Hans 3 .. In Hindi, it comes from an Sanskrit expression meaning "swan" .. Hans is commonly occurring (Top 46%) as a masculine name, and it appears commonly (Top 9%) as a last name according to the US Census. See also Hansl. [Han, Hanns, Hanss, .. 3 more]

Hansraj 4 .. Origin fr. Hindi, Sanskrit languages. "Swan king." Seldom used as a given name.

Swanton 5 .. Based on Old English word. "Swan settlement." Scarcely used as a birth name for males, Swanton is used more often as a last name. See also Stanton. .. In the Middle Ages, swans were considered a delicacy.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Swan names: Hans



Quick Index

Summary of all Swan names (and their variants) for boys.

[Cobham - Swanton]
Cobham [Cobbham], Fiachra [Fiacre], Hans [Han, Hanns, Hanss, Hannes, Hansel, Hanzel], Hansraj, Swanton

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