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Page 1/6. 110 War names and what they mean, for war, battle, crusade, strife for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Battle names for girls.
Absalom .. He connived to steal his father's throne, and died in battle, caught by his hair in an oak tree and executed by one of his father's soldiers ..
Ace .. The term "flying ace" goes back to World War I when planes were both novel and hazardous.
Achilles .. Mythology: name of the hero of the Trojan War, celebrated in Homer's "Iliad", famous for his valor and manly beauty ..
Adolph .. The name has become less common since the infamous Adolf Hitler and World War II ..
Agamemnon .. In the typical tragedy of Greek myth, his daughter Iphigenia was sacrificed before the Trojan war and when he came home from the war, his wife Clytemnestra killed him.
Ajax .. Greek mythology: the name of two heroes of the Trojan War as told by Homer's "Iliad" ..
Alfonso .. Variant of Alphonse (Old German) "ready for battle" ..
Almanzo .. Famous from the "Little House" books: Almanzo Wilder tells Laura that a distant English ancestor's life had been saved during the Crusades by an Arab named El Manzoor ..
Alonzo .. Variant of Alphonse (Old German) "ready for battle" ..
Alphonse .. (Old German) "Ready for battle." ..
Ambrose .. Civil War General Ambrose E ..
Ammon .. The Ammonites and the Israelites were frequently at war ..
Ares .. Greek mythology: Ares was the god of war, and one of the lovers of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty ..
Art Irish mythology: Art Oenfer ("Art the lonely") was a son of Conn Cetchathach ("Conn of the Hundred Battles"), who overcame dangers and difficulties to win his bride, Delbchaem ..
Audey .. Audie Murphy, an actor in the 1950s, was also the most decorated American soldier in World War II.
Averill .. (Old English) "Boar battle." ..
Barack .. Biblical: a valiant warrior who cooperated with the prophetess Deborah to win victory in a battle against overwhelming odds ..
Bartram .. The raven was consecrated to Odin, the Norse god of war, and was the emblem of the Danish royal standard ..
Bohemond .. Bohemond, Prince of Antioch (11th century), was a Crusader and one of the important leaders of the First Crusade which was ruled by nobles.
Boris .. (Russian, Slavic) "Battle glory." ..
Adolph, Alfonso, Alonzo, Alphonse, Ambrose, Art and Boris are commonly used names, while Absalom, Ace, Achilles, Agamemnon, Ajax, Almanzo, Ammon, Ares, Audey, Averill, Barack, Bartram and Bohemond are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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