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8 Winner names and what they mean, for winner for baby boys, listing 1-8.
Carney .. "The winner."
Champion .. The word has come to mean the supreme winner in a competition ..
Dag .. Ni Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dag Hammarskj÷ld ..
Domino .. They are called dominoes because the loser of each game called out "Domino" to the winner.
Faiz .. "Victor, winner." ..
Kearney Variant of Carney (Irish, Gaelic) "the winner".
Linus .. Nobel Prize winner Linus Pauling ..
Wole .. Oluwole, meaning "God has come home", is one of the names of Wole Soyinka, the first African winner (1986) of the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Carney, Champion, Dag, Domino, Faiz, Kearney, Linus and Wole are rare names. (2000 U.S. Census)
Abbey .. Political activist Abbie Hoffman.
Beverly .. "Beaver stream." ..
Bjorn .. Swedish tennis champion Bjorn Borg.
Alan .. Introduced into England by Breton followers of William the Conqueror, such as Alan, Earl of Brittany, who was rewarded for his services with vast estates in the newly conquered kingdom ..
Argyle .. Also given to the indigenous knitting pattern of interlocking diamonds sometimes used in American fashion.
Onslow .. "Enthusiast's hill." ..
Achilles .. Mythology: name of the hero of the Trojan War, celebrated in Homer's "Iliad", famous for his valor and manly beauty ..
Diamond .. A jewel name ..
Bob .. Chess master Dob Fischer ..
Bryce .. Bryce Canyon, in Utah, is one of the great natural splendors of the West.
Canfield .. Dick Canfield was a famous gambler and casino operator in the late 19th century, and the Canfield form of solitaire was named for him.
Dar .. "Pearl."
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