Names starting with So- for boys

"SO" names beginning or starting with So- for men. Names that start with So- are used more often as feminine names. Click here for the list of names containing the element "so", and here for the list of So- names for girls. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.0385%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.0279%, down 27.4%), but with names such as Sonny and Sol becoming less fashionable. Soren (#640) and Solomon (#380) are two of the more trendy birth names here, with Solomon going through a rebound in usage.


Orson - Sutherland

Page 1/1 of 20 So- grouped names.

[Sonny, .. 7 more] Form of Orson 1 Stems fr. Latin language. "Bear." Popularly used, with usage of 0.109% for Sonny as a boys' name in 2014, but lower than 0.153% the previous year. See also Jonny.

[Sol, Sollie, .. 2 more] Var. of Saul 2 Stems fr. Hebrew word. "Prayed for." Usage of Sol as a boys' name has dwindled circa 1900-1909.

[Solomon, .. 1 more] Form of Shalom 3 Based on Hebrew word. "Peace." Popular as last name. Compare Solomon (top 1%) with popular surnames Solmon (top 47%), Solomos (85%), which also start with So-. See also Salmon. ..

Socorro 4 Root fr. Spanish word. "Aid, help." Also used for girls. Not in Top 1000.

Socrates [Sokrates] 5 From Greek. The name of the famous Greek .. Socrates and Sokrates are unconventional given names, and Socrates is found regularly (top 98%) as a surname.

Sofus [Sophus] 6 From Greek element. "Wisdom." Sofus and Sophus are unconventional men's names, and Sophus occurs regularly (upper 80%) as a surname. ..

Sohan [Sohil] 7 Root fr. Hindi, Sanskrit languages. "Good-looking, handsome." Outside Top 1000.

Solomon [Sol, Solaman, Sollie, Soloman, .. 5 more] 8 From Hebrew language. "Peace." Solman (top 68%), Soliman (8%) are common last names similar to Solomon (top 1%), Sollie (34%), etc..

Somerby [Somerbie, Somersby, Sommersby] 9 Based on Middle English language. "Summer village." Somerby, Somerbie, etc. were not Top birth names in 2014.

Somerley [Somerled, Sorley] 10 Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Summer sailors." Outside Top 1000.

Somers [Sommer, Sommers] 11 .. Actor Josef Sommer. Somers, Sommer and Sommers are hardly found as masculine names.

Somerset [Sommerset, .. 1 more] 12 From Old English. "Summer settlement." Somerset and Sommerset are uncommon as men's names, and Somerset exists often (upper 28%) as a surname.

Somerton [Somervil, Somervile, Somerville] 13 Derivative of Old English word. "Summer town." Uncommon. Somerton (cf. Darton, Marton) ends with the popular masculine -rton.

Sonny [Sonnie, .. 1 more] 14 Derivative of English. "Son." Widely used as boys' names, Sonny and Sonnie are similar to the familiar Ronnie. ..

Sophocles 15 Source fr. Greek element. Name of the great classical Greek .. Sophocles is not frequently adopted as a boys' name.

Soren 16 Stems fr. Danish, Latin languages. "Apart." Soren became more popular in 2014, rising +13 rankings as a birth name to reach #640. See also Sereno. ..

Sorrell [Sorel, Sorrel] 17 Based on Old French word. "Red-brown." Outside Top 1000.

Sothern [Southern] 18 Derivative of Old English language. "From the south." Uncommon. Compare Sothern, Southern (3%) and common So- surnames Sotherden (upper 90%), Sothen (87%).

Southwell 19 Based on Old English language. "South well." Unique. Southwell, like Carswell, Caswell, ends with the familiar masculine-sounding -well.

[Southerland] Form of Sutherland 20 "Southern island." Rare. Southerland, like Leeland, Noland, uses the popular masculine -land ending. Name of a country in northern ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of So- names: Sol, Soloman, Solomon, Sonny, Soren



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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for So- names for boys.

Orson - Sutherland
Orson [Sonny], Saul [Sollie], Shalom [Solomon], Socorro, Socrates [Sokrates], Sofus [Sophus], Sohan [Sohil], Solomon [Soloman, ..], Somerby [Sommersby, ..], Somerley [Sorley], Somers [Sommers], Somerset [Sommerset], Somerton [Somerville, ..], Sonny [Sonnie], Sophocles, Soren, Sorrell [Sorrel], Sothern [Southern], Southwell, Sutherland [Southerland]

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