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Page 1/2. 25 Western names and what they mean, for western for baby boys, listing 1-20.
Austin .. In America, the name carries Western association due to Stephen Austin, a frontiersman and one of the founders of the Republic of Texas ..
Bancroft .. Huwe Howe Bancroft was a prominent historian in the western America whose collection forms the nucleus of the Bancroft Library of the University of California.
Bill .. Country-western singer Billy Ray Cyrus ..
Cimarron Place name: a city in western Kansas and a river that runs 650 miles across the Great Plains from New Mexico to Oklahoma ..
Cornell .. He was for a while the largest stockholder in Western Union.
Cyprian .. Name of a third-century bishop of Carthage who was a leading figure in the history of the Western Church.
Destry .. Destry has the flavor of the American west due to the classic Western film "Destry Rides Again".
Duke .. Duke has Western associations because it was the nickname of actor John Wayne, known for his roles in films of the American West ..
Erie American place name: one of the Great Lakes, the famous Erie Canal from Albany to Buffalo, and a tribe of Native Americans who lived in western New York State and Ohio.
Garth .. Country-western singer Garth Brooks ..
Goran .. Made famous by Croatian poet Ivan Goran Kovacic (20th century), who was born in Lukovdol, in a mountainous (gora) region of western Croatia, from which his middle name was derived ..
Ion .. The western Greek Ionian islands are named after him ..
Jared .. The modern popularity of Jared initially was perhaps due to the character Jarrod on the 1960s TV Western "Big Valley".
March .. In England, the Marches of western England border Wales ..
Merle .. Country-western singer Merle Haggard has made this name familiar.
Montana .. The name of the western state as a given name ..
Nevada .. The name of the western American state used as a given name.
Travis .. Country-western singer Travis Tritt ..
Wesley .. (Old English) "Western meadow." ..
Westbrook .. (Old English) "Western stream." ..
Austin, Bill, Cornell, Garth, Jared, Merle, Travis and Wesley are commonly used names, while Bancroft, Cimarron, Cyprian, Destry, Duke, Erie, Goran, Ion, March, Montana, Nevada and Westbrook are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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