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Boy Names Starting with Th-

Th- baby names and what they mean, with 47 results. Th- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these boy names reached its highest during 1940-1949 (ADOPTION OF 2.6%) and has become significantly lower since (ADOPTION 0.9%, 65% LESS), with names such as Thornton becoming somewhat dated. Theodore (#44), Theo (#243) and Thatcher (#814) are three of the more trendy baby names among these, while Thiel (TOP 2%) and Theis (3%) are common Th- surnames. Here is the list of Th- names for girls.

Th- names

Thad - Thirkell | Thobey - Thorpe | Thu - Thyssen

Thad - Thirkell


Form of Tad. Derivative of English element. "Heart." Less used today. Thad was last listed in 1993 in the Top 2000.

Thaddeus and variants

Thaddeus, var. Thady, Thadeus, Thaddius, Thaddaus, Thaddaos, Thaddaeus, Thaddaios, Thad2
Derived fr. Aramaic word. "Heart." Ranked in Top 2000.

Thandiwe, var. Thandy, Thandie, Thandey
Derived fr. Zulu element. "Loved one." Not in Top 2000.

Thane and variants

Thane, var. Thayne, Thaine
Stems fr. Old English, Scottish. "Landholder." Thang is also a marginally prominent baby name.

Var. of Nathaniel. Root fr. Hebrew element. "God has given." Unconventional, but Thaniel is similar to popular last names Tonkel (TOP 74%), Trushel (81%), which also end with -el. See also Chaniel.

Thanasis, Thano
Var. of Athanasios. From Greek language. "Eternal life." Not Top 2000 names.

Thatcher and variants

Thatcher, var. Thaxter, Thatch, Thacher
Stems fr. Old English word. "Roof thatcher." Thacher, Thatcher, etc. are hardly found as male names.

Based on Old English. "Melt." Uncommon as a birth name, but Thaw is similar to the more common Theo. See also Tau.

From Old English. Possibly related to Thatcher. A rare boys' name, Thayer occurs more commonly as a last name. See also Traye.

Theobald and variants

Theobald, var. Thibaut, Thibault, Thibaud, Theo1, Thebault
Root fr. Old German. "Brave people." Thibaud and variants peaked in popularity in 2018.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Th- names: Thad, Thaddeus, Thadeus, Thane, Thatcher

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Th- names: Theo, Theodor, Theodore, Theophile, Theophilus, Theron

Theodore and variants

Theodore, var. Theodosius, Theodosios, Theodorus, Theodor, Theo2, Theodon
Source fr. Greek word. "God's gift." Theodore, Theo and Theodor are more commonly used as baby names among these versions.

Theodoric, var. Theodric, Thedrick, Thedric
Derivative of Old German element. "People's ruler." Not in Top 2000.

Derivative of Greek word. "Godly." Compare last names Theos (TOP 71%), Thein (14%). See also Theron.

Theophilus and variants

Theophilus, var. Theophile
Derivative of Greek. "Loved by God." Theophile (UPPER 50%) and Theophilus (75%) exist regularly as surnames.

Theron and variants

Theron, var. Therron, Tharon
From Greek word. "Hunter." Theron has diminished in favor as a baby name since the 1910s.

Based on Greek. Mythology .. Not Top 2000 name.

Origin fr. French, Old German words. "People's ruler." Thierry is an unusual men's name, existing regularly (TOP 12%) as a surname.

Form of Matthias. Derived fr. German, Greek, Hebrew languages. "Gift of God." Thih and Thiji are creative forms. See also Teiji.

Form of Till. Based on Old German language. "People's ruler." Not in Top 2000. See also Philo.

Thorkel, Thirkell
Var. of Torquil. Root fr. Scottish, Gaelic elements. "Thor's helmet." Thirkell and Thorkel were not among 2018's Top names.