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Boy Names related to Messenger

Messenger names for baby boys, related also with angel, with 52 entries. essenger names have gravitas, as they carry the weight of a message that is thought to be of divine origin. These names are usually given in the context of imparting hope and happiness, such as with Gabriel, who was the archangel who announced the conception of Jesus to the virgin Mary. While Gabriel technically means my strength is God, and not messenger, the name has long been imputed with the meaning of messenger. On the flipside, messenger names can also carry news of death and destruction, such as with the name Talbot, which means messenger of destruction.

Messenger names are fairly popular baby names for boys. The names have been increasing in popularity since the 1900s. At the height of their usage in 2006, 0.855% of baby boys were given Messenger names. There were 6 Messenger names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. In 2015, 6 Messenger names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 0.782%. Within all Messenger names, the English, Slavic, and Spanish Angel was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #64 and a usage of 0.2989%.


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

Agyei messenger of god ...The origin of Agyei is African ... not frequently used as a baby boy name ...

Angel messenger of God, angel ... used predominantly in the English, ... name is from the Church Latin name Angelus ...

Angilberto used chiefly in the Spanish ... name is derived from the combination of Angel ...

Ariel lion of God ... used chiefly in the English, German, and ... the Bible, Ariel was another name for the city ...

Barnabas son of consolation, son of exhortation, ... language of origin is Aramaic ... a Greek form of an Aramaic name, ...

Bedell a messenger ... derived from French origins ... not often used as a baby boy name ...

Boda messenger ... origin, as well as its use, is in the English ... seldom used as a baby name for boys ...

Bodo tidings, messenger; leader ... largely used in German and its origin is ... uncommon as a baby boy name ...

Botho messenger; tidings, messenger; leader ... primarily used in the African language ... form of Bodo ...

Botolf the messenger wolf ... language of origin is English ... an unusual baby boy name ...

Chael a heavenly messenger; an angel; ... derived from Latin and Spanish origins ... form of Chale ...

Cherub angel ... of Old Persian origin and it is used ... not popular as a baby boy name ...

Chi God; careful ... derived from African-Igbo origins ... derived from the short form of longer ...

Devaduta messenger of the gods ... used mostly in the Indian language ... infrequently used as a baby name for ...

Devanshi a divine messenger ...The origin of Devanshi is the Sanskrit language ... an uncommon baby name for boys ...

Driscoll descendant of the interpreter or ... has its origins in the Irish Gaelic ...

Engel a messenger from heaven; an angel ...The origin of Engel is Germanic ... unusual as a baby name for boys ...

Engjëll angel ... mainly used in Albanian and its language of ... represents the transferred use of the ...

Ermete of Hermes; cairn, heap of stones ... used predominantly in the Italian ... variant of Hermes ...

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