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War names

War baby names and what they mean, for war, battle, strife, crusade.

Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread less than a decade ago (usage of 4.7%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 4.6%, 0.8% less), but with names such as Adolph becoming less stylish. The most trendy birth names in this list are Gideon (#349), Jackson (#17), Luke (#28), Milan (#411) and Wyatt (#39).

Here is the list of Battle names for girls.

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Names may be associated with a word, eg. Raven is associated with "dark" but does not mean "dark".

Absalom - Bohemond

Page 1/6 of 119 War names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of War names: Ace, Achilles, Adolph, Alfonso, Alonzo

Absalom
.. and died in battle, caught by .. Popular as last names, and Absalom (upper 58%), var. are comparable to popular -om last names Anstrom (upper 99%), Alstrom (43%). [Absalon, Absolem, Avsholom, .. 4 more]

AceAce
.. was coined during World War I. Well-used, with usage of 0.043% for Ace, Acer, etc. as children's names in 2014, higher than 0.029% the previous year. [Acee, .. 3 more]

AchillesAchilles
.. of the Trojan War, celebrated in .. Achill, Akil, etc. are barely found as male names. [Achill, Achille, Achillios, Achillius, Akillius, Quilo, .. 10 more]

AdolphAdolph
.. Adolf Hitler and World War II .. Adolph and variants became less trendy last year, falling -75 positions as children's names with Adolfo falling the most. [Ad, Adolf, Adulfus, Adolphe, .. 9 more]

Agamemnon
.. before the Trojan war and when .. Adalmemnon and Agamemnoni are kreatif forms. [Agamemno, Agamenon]

Ajax
.. of the Trojan War as told .. Not regularly used as a baby name, Ajax is found more often as a surname. [Aias]

AlfonsoAlfonso
Derived fr. Old German word. "Ready for battle." Alfonso, Alfonse, Alonso, Alphons and Alphonso are common as versions. Italian and Spanish variant of Alphonse .. [Affonso, Alfonse, Alfonsin, Alfonzo, Alonso, Alphons, Alphonse, .. 11 more]

Almanzo
.. saved during the Crusades by an .. Not in Top 2000. See also Alanzo.

AlonzoAlonzo
From Old German language. "Ready for battle." Allonso and variants rose in popularity during 1880-1889 and are now less popular. Italian and Spanish variant of Alphonse .. [Alanso, Alohnzo, Alonso, .. 9 more]

AlphonseAlphonse
Based on Old German. "Ready for battle." Alphonzo and variants were favored as birth names in the 1900s and have become less popular, with Alford becoming somewhat dated. French name from Hildefuns .. [Affonso, Alfie, Alfons, Alfonsus, Alonzo, Alphonzus, Phauns, Phons, .. 15 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of War names: Alphonse, Ambrose, Ammon, Anakin, Ares, Art

AmbroseAmbrose
.. Civil War General Ambrose E. Burnside. Favored as a boys' name (#1714 in 2014), Ambrose also exists often as a surname. [Am, Ambrogio, Amby, Brose, .. 13 more]

AmmonAmmon
.. the Israelites were frequently at war .. Ammon (top 7%) and Amon (9%) exist regularly as surnames. [Amon, Amnon]

AnakinAnakin
.. Vader in the Star Wars movies .. Anakin and Ani became more popular in 2014, gaining +281 positions as birth names with Anakin leading the upswing. [Ani]

AresAres
.. the god of war, and one .. Adoption of Ares is well-received today. See also Arris.

ArtArt
.. of the Hundred Battles, who overcame .. Less common today. Art last appeared in 1970-1979 in the Top 2000.

Audey
.. American soldier in World War II. Audey is more unconventional as a variation. [Audie]

Averill
Source fr. Old English. "Boar battle." Averill, Averil, etc. are unique as baby names. From eofor hild with connotations of .. [Ave, Averel, Averyll, Avrel, .. 8 more]

Barack
.. victory in a battle against overwhelming .. Barack (top 63%) and Barak (21%) occur often as surnames. [Barak, Barrak]

Bartram
.. Norse god of war, and was .. Compare last names Bartrom (upper 66%), Bartrum (38%). [Barthram]

Bohemond
.. of the First Crusade which was .. A boys' name that is not usually used. [Boamund, .. 1 more]

Quick Reference

Index of all War names [and variants] for boys.

1. Absalom - Bohemond
Absalom [7], Ace [4], Achilles [15], Adolph [13], Agamemnon [2], Ajax [1], Alfonso [18], Almanzo, Alonzo [12], Alphonse [23], Ambrose [17], Ammon [2], Anakin [1], Ares, Art, Audey [1], Averill [12], Barack [2], Bartram [1], Bohemond [2]

2. Boris - Ebenezer
Boris [4], Boyne [3], Buell [4], Cadell [2], Cadfael [1], Cadfan, Cadman, Cadoc, Cadogan [2], Callan [1], Carson [5], Cathal [1], Cathan, Cian [4], Cillian, Corin [6], Cornwallis, Corydon [3], Coyle, Ebenezer [10]

3. Einar - Haig
Einar [3], Emicho [1], Emil [18], Emiliano [2], Ernest [9], Ethan [4], Everild [5], Finlay [15], Gage [2], Gideon [4], Godfrey [14], Gonzalo [4], Guerrant, Gunnar [14], Gunnbjorn, Gunnleif, Guy [1], Gwalchmai, Hadwin [5], Haig

4. Hale - Landon
Hale [1], Hampton [1], Hartwig, Harvey [8], Herrick [2], Hildefuns, Hildebrand [3], Hilliard [5], Hooker, Jackson [10], Jordan [28], Jotham, Kane [11], Kellagh [1], Kelly [1], Kimball [4], Kimberly [4], Kincaid [1], Lander [6], Landon [5]

5. Lonnie - Paul
Lonnie [6], Lonzo [2], Luke [11], Macarthur [1], Machenry [1], Madison [5], Manasseh [5], Marcel [10], Marcus [4], Marion [1], Mars, Martin [17], Mead [2], Milan, Nestor [4], Odilo [6], Odin, Orestes [3], Paris [1], Paul [26]

6. Pompeo - Xiomar
Pompeo [5], Quintrell [2], Raymond [19], Scipio, Seminole, Sheridan [3], Sherman [5], Shiloh [3], Tancred [2], Troy [2], Tyrell [6], Ulysses [2], Viggo [1], Windsor [2], Winfield [3], Wyatt [3], Wystan [1], Xerxes, Xiomar

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