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Holy names for baby boys, related also with divine, supreme, righteous, sacred, faithful, heavenly, glorious, innocent, supernatural, fair, and sublime, with 374 entries. Saints names are a good starting point for boys names which can be thought of as holy. While holiness usually refers to a person who is virtuous, the description of holiness within the context of a name can also refer to places, animals and things. For example, the name Halliwell means a holy well, while the name Gavin, means white hawk or holy hawk.

Holy names are very popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1987, 11.913% of baby boys were given Holy names. There were 38 Holy names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Holy names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but are nonetheless used on a very heavy scale now. In 2015, 41 Holy names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 5.783%. Within all Holy names, the English and German Oliver was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #19 and a usage of 0.5719%.


Aaron enlightened; mountain of strength, ... largely used in the English, German, ... Its ranking then was #30 ...

Aban a little abbot; the waters; water ... has its origins in the Irish Gaelic ... of Persian origin ...

Abd al Majid servant of the glorious one ... origin and use are both in the Arabic language ...

Abdiraxman servant of divine grace ...The origin of Abdiraxman is African-Somali ... not frequently used as a baby boy ...

Abdul A'la servant of the exalted ... A'la is largely used in the Arabic language ... listed outside of the top 1000 ...

Abdul Barr servant of the most kind and righteous ... mainly used in Arabic and it is ... uncommon as a baby boy name ...

Abdul Majeed servant of the all-glorious ... primarily used in Arabic and its ... not popular as a baby name for ...

Abdul Majid servant of the glorious one; servant ... used predominantly in Arabic and ... variation of Abdal ...

Abdul Quddus servant of the most holy ... language of origin is Arabic ... not popular as a baby name for ...

Abdul Rashid servant of the righteous teacher ... has its origins in the Arabic ... rarely used as a baby name for ...

Abiram my father is exalted; high father ... largely used in the Hebrew language and ...

Achiram my brother is exalted ... origin and use are both in the Hebrew language ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Agnolo a heavenly messenger; an angel ... derived from Italian origins ... infrequently used as a baby name for ...

Ajiram my brother exalted ... has its origins in the Hebrew language ... seldom used as a baby name for boys ...

Ala exalted, elevated; paragon of faith ... largely used in the Arabic and Hawaiian ... contraction of Aladdin ...

Alaric ruler of all; noble ruler; heritage, ... largely used in the English language ... variant of Ulrich ...

Alberich elf ruler, supernaturally powerful ... used mostly in German and it is of ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Albin white; blond, fair one; man from ... used predominantly in the Czech, ... variant of Alban ...

Alf noble and ready; inspired advice; ... used chiefly in the English language and ... variant of Alfie ...

Alfred inspired advice; old peace ... largely used in the Dutch, English, ... was rather common before the Norman ...

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