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Boy Names associated with Red


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Red baby names and what they mean, for red, ruddy, youthful, with 67 results. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread during 1980-1989 (ADOPTION OF 3%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 1.6%, 45.1%), with names such as Douglas becoming less stylish. The most trendy boy names in this compilation are Jasper (#154), Julian (#36), Phoenix (#252), Rory (#368) and Rowan (#129), while Rohen (TOP 69%) and Rehan (52%) are common last names. Here is the list of Red names for girls.

Red names

Adam - Gilroy | Giulio - Reid | Rhydderch - Russell | Ruston - Sorrell

Adam - Gilroy


.. created from the red earth of .. Agam is also a marginally prominent boys' name. [Edom, Atim, Adnot, Adnet, Adhamh, Ade, Addy, Addie, Addem, .. 15 more]

.. of a type of red peony. Uncommon, but Admon is comparable to common surnames Almon (TOP 11%), Edmon (36%), which also end with -mon. See also Adon.

.. of a giant red star, the .. Not Top 2000 name.


Derived fr. English language. "Moderate or reddish brown." Gender-neutral name. Auburn grew in popularity 98 years ago.

.. come from the red dye woods .. Brazie (TOP 30%), Brail (74%) are popular last names. [Brasil]


.. also means purplish red from an .. Carmine and variants became more trendy in 2018, gaining on average +2 rankings as birth names with Carmine rising the most. [Karmen, Carmen, .. 4 more]

.. ancient Irish name meaning "red warrior". Clancy, Clancey and Claney are not Top 2000 names. [Claney, .. 1 more]


.. Clifford the Big Red Dog is .. Clifford (UPPER 12%) and Cliff (50%) are prevalent first names, while Clyff, Clyfford and Clyford are irregularly used. [Clyford, Clyff, .. 2 more]

Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Ruddy." Corcoran, Cork, etc. are rarely found as male names. William Corcoran was a 19th century .. [Korcoran, Cork, Cochran]


.. Black Douglases and the Red Douglases .. Douglas, Dugaid, etc. became less popular last year, falling on average -11 rankings as baby names with Douglas leading the decline. [Dugaid, Douglass, Doug]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Red names: Adam, Auburn, Carmine, Clifford, Douglas

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Red names: Elmo, Eric, Esau, Fox, Garnet

Based on Hebrew. "Red." Edam and Erom are creative forms. See also Edin. Biblical ..


.. of a furry red toddler character .. Usage of Elmo as a baby name has fallen off circa the 1910s. [Moe]


.. of Erik the Red landed on .. Aric, Erick, Eriq, Rick and Ricky are prevalent as variant forms of Eric. [Rikky, Rick, Eurico, Erico, Erik, Erich, Aric, Aerrick, Aerick, .. 22 more]


.. born covered in red hair and .. Esau was favored in 2007.

Based on Irish, Gaelic word. "Red, ruddy." Not much used as a children's name, Flann is found more often as a surname. From a nickname .. [Flannery, Flainn, .. 1 more]

Derivative of Irish, Gaelic. "Red, ruddy." Flannan was not a Top birth name in 2018. Anglicized form of the Gaelic name ..

Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Red valor." Also used for girls. A rare children's name, Flannery is used more often as a last name. Related to Flann and Flannan.


.. or for someone with red hair .. Fox and variants became less trendy in 2018, dropping on average -13 positions as children's names with Fox leading the fall. [Foxen, .. 1 more]


.. name of the red colored precious .. A somewhat untypical children's name, Garnet is found more often as a surname. [Garnett]

Stems fr. Irish, Scottish, Gaelic languages. "The red head." Rather quaint as a boys' name, Gilroy occurs more conventionally as a last name. From Gaelic an giolla .. [Gilray, Gildray, .. 4 more]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Red names [and variants] for boys.

1. Adam - Gilroy
Adam [Edom, Atim, Adom, Atkins, ..], Admon, Antares, Auburn, Brazil [Brasil], Carmine [Karmen, Karman, Carmin, Carmino, ..], Clancy [Claney, Clancey], Clifford [Clyff, Cliff, Clyford, Clyfford], Corcoran [Cork, Cochran, Korcoran], Douglas [Doug, Dugaid, Douglass], Edom, Elmo [Moe], Eric [Rikky, Rikki, Ricky, Rickey, ..], Esau, Flann [Flainn, Flannan, Flannery], Flannan, Flannery, Fox [Foxe, Foxen], Garnet [Garnett], Gilroy [Gilray, Gillray, Gillroy, Gildroy, ..]

Giulio [Giuliano], Hagen [Hagan, Haggan], Harkin [Harken, Harkan], Jasper [Kacper, Jesper, Jaspar, Gasper], Julian [Julio, Julyan, Julius, Julien, ..], Julius [Jule, Julio, Jules, Jolyon], Leroux [Larue], Ormond [Ormand, Ormonde], Phoenix [Fenix, Phenix], Radburn [Radburne, Radbourn, Radborne, Radbourne], Radcliff [Ratcliff, Ratcliffe, Radclyffe, Radcliffe], Radford [Redford, Radfurd, Radferd], Radley [Radly, Radlee, Radlea, Radleigh], Radnor, Read [Reed, Reid, Reide, Reade], Reading [Reiding, Reeding, Redding], Redford [Redfurd, Radfurd, Radford], Redley [Redly, Redlea, Radley, Redleigh], Reed [Reyd, Reid, Read, Reade], Reid [Redd, Reed, Read, Reade]

Rhydderch, Rogan, Rohan [Royan, Roane], Rooney [Rowan, Rowen, Roone, Rowney], Rory [Rorry, Rorik, Rorey, Rorric], Roslin [Roslyn, Rosslyn, Rosselin], Ross [Rosse, Rosston, Rossell, Rossiter], Roth [Rothe], Rothwell, Rousseau [Russo, Roussell], Rowan [Rowe, Roan, Rowen, Rohan], Roy [Ruy, Roi, Rey, Royer], Rudd, Rudolph [Rudy, Rudolfo, Rudolpho, Rudolphus, ..], Rudyard, Rufino [Ruffino], Ruford [Rufford], Rufus [Rufous, Ruffus], Rushkin, Russell [Russ, Russel, Roussell]

Ruston [Rusten, Rustin, Rustan, Russton], Rusty [Rustyn], Rutland, Rutledge [Routledge], Rutley, Shani, Sorrell [Sorel, Sorrel]

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