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Boy Names associated with Valley


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Valley baby names and what they mean, for valley, hollow, grove, with 74 results. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in 2001 (USAGE OF 1.48%) and are almost as common today (USAGE 1.34%, 9.4%), but with names such as Grover going out of style. The trendier birth names in this list are Holden (#216), Logan (#10), Denver (#677), Cassius (#596) and Dallas (#287), while Comden (TOP 87%) and Houlden (73%) are conventional last names.

Valley names

Anscom - Dean | Delaney - Halford | Hallam - Ogden | Ramsden - Wycombe

Anscom - Dean

From Old English element. "Valley of the awesome one." Uncommon. Compare Anscom and common -om surnames Alstrom (TOP 43%), Axsom (22%). .. term for a deep, narrow valley. [Anscoombe, .. 2 more]

Derived fr. Hebrew language. "Torrent valley." Not that prominent as a birth name, Arnon is found more conventionally as a last name. See also Arnow. Place name.

Origin fr. Old English element. "Eagle valley." Arondel, Arundell, etc. are rarely found as male names. Place name. [Arundell, Arundale, Arondell, .. 1 more]

Stems fr. Old English. "Barley valley." Barden, Borden, etc. are seldom found as male names. Place name. [Bordon, .. 2 more]

Root fr. Old English element. "Birch valley." Rather uncommon as a baby name, Barksdale is found more commonly as a last name.


Based on Old English word. "Thorny plant valley." Bascom is unusual as a men's name, appearing often (UPPER 9%) as a surname. See also Bassam. Surname and place name from Boscombe ..

Stems fr. Old English, Old French languages. "Pretty valley." Not that prominent as a birth name, Belden is used more frequently as a last name. Place name. [Belldon, Belldene, Beldon, .. 2 more]

Based on Old German element. "The hollow shaped like a pot." Bing is not in the Top 2000. See also King. Place name ..

From Old English. "Dark valley." Blaiden is a moderately popular boys' name. Place name.


Source fr. Scottish, Gaelic languages. "Winding valley." A highly familiar children's name (#152 IN CURRENT LIST), Camden also exists frequently as a last name. Place name. [Camdon, Camdin]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Valley names: Bascom, Camden, Cassius, Dale, Dallas

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Valley names: Dallin, Dalton, Dean


Possibly "empty, hollow". An old Roman .. Usage of Cassius, Cash, etc. as birth names in 2018 was up 1.9% compared to the year before. [Cassio, .. 2 more]

Source fr. Old English word. "Valley with the cottage." Coben (UPPER 52%), Cowden (5%) are popular surnames. Place name. [Cobdenn]

From Old English language. "Dark valley." Colden, Colldin, etc. are not frequently used as boys' names. Place name. [Colldin, Coldin, .. 1 more]

Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Hollow in the hill." Coan and Coban are creative forms. Place name. [Coe]

Derived fr. Old English word. "Valley of cranes." Unique. Crandall, Crandell (compare Cardell, Cadell) use the -ll suffix. .. another term for a small valley. [Crandell, .. 1 more]


From Old English word. "Valley." Dayle and forms soared in popularity 7 decades ago and are now less conventional, with Dallin becoming less stylish. .. "one who lives in the valley" .. [Dayle, Dalen, Daile, .. 5 more]


Source fr. Irish, Gaelic, Scottish languages. "From the dales, the valley meadows." Dallas and variants became less popular last year, dropping -27 positions as baby names with Dallas falling the most. Place name of a village in .. [Delles, Dallis, Dalles, .. 1 more]


Origin fr. Old English. "From the valley." Dallin (TOP 44%), Dallen (55%) and Dallon (76%) are found regularly as surnames. Place name .. [Dallon, .. 2 more]


Origin fr. Old English element. "From the valley town; the settlement .. ." A very familiar baby name (#397 IN LATEST RANKINGS), Dalton also occurs often as a surname. Place name .. [Daulton, Delton, .. 3 more]


Root fr. Old English word. "Valley; church official." Adoption of Dean, Dino, etc. as baby names in 2018 was up 10.5% compared to the year before. Place name, or occupational name signifying .. [Dino, .. 4 more]

Quick Reference

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

1. Anscom - Dean
Anscom [Anscomb, Anscombe, Anscoombe], Arnon, Arundel [Arondel, Arundell, Arundale, Arondell], Barden [Bordon, Borden, Bardon], Barksdale, Bascom, Belden [Beldon, Belldon, Bellden, Belldene], Bing, Blagden, Camden [Camdon, Camdin], Cassius [Cash, Cass, Cassio], Cobden [Cobdenn], Colden [Coldin, Colldin, Collden], Cowan [Coe], Crandall [Crandal, Crandell], Dale [Dayle, Dalle, Dallin, Dallan, ..], Dallas [Dal, Delles, Dallis, Dalles], Dallin [Dallon, Dallen, Dallan], Dalton [Dalten, Daulton, Dallton, Daleton], Dean [Dino, Deyn, Dene, Deen]

Delaney [Delany, Delano, Delani, Delanie, ..], Dell, Delmon [Delman, Delmont], Delton [Dalton], Denham, Denley [Denly, Denlie], Denman, Denver, Derry [Derrie], Dryden, Duvall [Duval], Elden [Elton, Eldon, Eldwyn, Eldwin], Elsdon, Emlyn [Emlen], Euphrates [Eufrates], Glen [Glyn, Glin, Glynn, Glinn, ..], Glenavon [Glenavin, Glennavon, Glennavin], Glyndwr [Glyn, Glin, Glynn, Glyndwer], Grover, Halford [Hallford]

Hallam [Hallem], Hampden, Harden [Hardon, Hardin], Hargrove [Hargrave, Hargreaves], Herndon, Holbrook [Brook, Holbrooke], Holcomb [Holcoomb, Holcombe], Holden, Holman, Ichabod [Ikavod, Ikabod], Jared [Jerod, Jerrod, Jerred, Jerrad, ..], Kamden [Kamdon], Kendall [Kenny, Kendyl, Kendle, Kendyll, ..], Lindell [Lindel, Lyndell, Lyndall, Linwood, ..], Logan [Logen], Malden [Maldon], Marden [Mardyn, Mardon, Mardel], Marsden [Marsdon, Marsdin], Newcomb [Newcombe], Ogden [Ogdon, Ogdan]

Ramsden, Seldon [Selden, Shelden, Sellden], Sheldon [Sheldin, Shelden], Shenandoah, Slade [Slaide, Slayde, Slayden], Tilden [Tildon, Tillden], Truesdale, Udell [Udel, Udall, Yudell, Yudale, ..], Ukiah, Vail [Vale, Bale, Vaill, Vaile], Vernon [Vernin, Verney, Vernen, Vernee, ..], Walden [Waldi, Waldon, Waldenn], Whitcomb [Whitcumb, Whitcombe], Wycombe [Wycomb]

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