2 Earnest names that mean earnest for boys, listing Earnest baby names 1-2. Ernest is a popular name. Algernon is an uncommon name. View Earnest baby names for name meanings, or search other baby names.
Algernon ... Oscar Wilde used it for a brainless fop in "The Importance of Being Earnest" ... 
Ernest ... Oscar Wilde's comedy "The Importance of Being Earnest" makes the name Earnest a key feature of the plot ... 
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