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What do English Boys' Names Mean?

Here is fairly comprehensive list of first (Christian) names used in the English-speaking world (Great Britain, the United States, Ireland; Australia etc.). It also includes an indication of the traditional meaning of these names. It should of some use to anyone thinking about choosing a name for a baby or interested in finding out what their own name means.

Top 10 English names

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Paul Small
Paxton Travelling Trader
Percival, Percy The Gorge Piercer
Perry Pear Tree
Peter Rock or Stone
Peyton Form of Patrick
Philbert Illustriously Brilliant
Philip Horse Lover
Phineas Brazen Mouth
Pierce Rock or Stone
Quade Fourth
Quenby Form of Quimby
Quillan Cub
Quimby Woman's Estate
Quentin Fifth Child
Quinby Residence Name
Quincy Residence Name
Quinlan Strong
Quinn The Wise
Ralph Variant of Randolph
Ramsey Island of Ravens
Randolph Strong Shield
Raymond Wise Guardian
Reginald Power
Renfred Peacemaker
Rex King
Rhett Stream
Richard Powerful Ruler
Ridley Residence Name
Riley Valiant
Robert, Robin Bright Fame
Roderick Famous Ruler
Rodney Famous
Roger Famous Warrior
Roland Fame of the Land
Rolf Wolf
Ronald Of Mighty Power
Rory Red King
Ross Wood
Roswell Mighty Steed
Roy King
Royce Son of Roy, Kingly
Rufus Red-Haired
Rupert Of Shining Fame
Russell Red
Ryan Variant of Bryan




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