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Boy Names Starting with Con-

Con- baby names and what they mean, with 17 results. Con- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread 12 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.7%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 0.52%, 25.2% LESS), with names like Connie becoming less stylish. Connor (#54) and Conor (#323) are two of the more fashionable birth names here, while Conder (TOP 7%) and Conde (3%) are familiar Con- last names. Here is the list of Con- names for girls.

Con- names

Con - Conyngham

Cornelius and variants

Connie1, Con1
Var. of Cornelius. Stems fr. Latin. "Horn." Cyon is also a somewhat popular boys' name.

Conall and variants

Conall, var. Connell, Connal, Conn1, Conal
From Irish, Scottish, Gaelic, Celtic. "Strong wolf." Common, and Conall is similar to popular -all last names Carnall (UPPER 48%), Croxall (65%).

Conan and variants

Conan, var. Connie2, Conn2, Conant, Con2
Stems fr. English, Irish, Gaelic elements. "Hound, wolf; high." Used somewhat widely as baby names, Conan, Connie, etc. are similar to the popular Ronan.

Source fr. Middle English element. "Peace." Gender-neutral name. Not in Top 2000.

Based on Middle English word. "Rabbit." Coney is not in the Top 2000. See also Conwy.

Conlan and variants

Conlan, var. Connlyn, Conlon, Conlin, Conley1, Conlen
From Irish, Gaelic word. "Hero." Usage of Conlan, Conlin, etc. as baby names in 2016 was up 2.6% compared to 2015.

Source fr. Gaelic word. Anglicized form of Conlaodh (Gaelic), possibly .. Rare, with usage of 0.004% for Conley as a birth name in 2016, higher than 0.004% the previous year. See also Coley.

Root fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Chief." Conn, like the similar Como, occurs more usually as a last name. See also Jonn.

Connor and variants

Connor, var. Conor, Conner, Conn4
From Irish, Gaelic. "Hound-lover." Conn (TOP 2%), Conner (1%), Connor (1%) and Conor (70%) exist regularly as surnames.

Conrad and variants

Conrad, var. Conrado, Conrade, Connie3, Con3
From Old German language. "Brave, bold ruler or counsel." Adoption of Conrad and variants as children's names in 2016 was up 91.4% compared to 10 years ago.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Con- names: Con, Conan, Conley, Connell, Conner

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Con- names: Connie, Connor, Conor, Conrad, Conrado

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Con- names: Constant, Constantine, Constantino, Conway

Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Wise advisor or man." Compare last names Connoy (TOP 84%), Conrow (22%). See also Conor.

Var. of Gonzalo. Based on Spanish, Latin words. "Battle." Not Top 2000 name.


Derived fr. Latin language. "Steadfast." Adoption of Constant was elevated during 1910-1919. See also Constanz.

Constantine and variants

Constantine, var. Constantius, Constantino, Constantin, Constant2, Constanz, Constans
Derivative of Latin. "Constant, steadfast." Constantine, Constant and Constantino are more commonly used as boys' names among these variant forms.

Consuel, var. Consuelo
Stems fr. Spanish element. "Consolation." Consuel and Consuelo were not Top birth names in 2016.

Conway and variants

Conway, var. Conwy
Root fr. Welsh, Irish, Gaelic elements. "Holy river; hound of the plain." Less widespread today. Conway was the version last appearing (1960-1969) in the Top 2000.

Var. of Cunningham. Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Village of the milk pail." Conyngham is seldom adopted as a birth name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Con- names for boys.

1. Con - Conyngham
Cornelius [Con, Connie], Conall [Conn, Conal, Connal, Connell], Conan [Con, Conn, Connie, Conant], Concord, Coney, Conlan [Conlin, Conlon, Conley, Conlen, Connlyn], Conley, Conn, Connor [Conn, Conor, Conner], Conrad [Con, Connie, Conrado, Conrade], Conroy, Gonzalo [Consalvo], Constant, Constantine [Constant, Constanz, Constans, Constantin, Constantius, Constantino], Consuel [Consuelo], Conway [Conwy], Cunningham [Conyngham]

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