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Boy Names related to Northumbria

Northumbria names for baby boys, with 6 entries. Northumbria was one of four medieval kingdoms that constituted Anglo-Saxon England. Formed in the seventh century by the union of two rulerships, Bernicia and Deira, Northumbria emerged as one of the most important kingdoms of the time, advancing the pace artistic, religious and intellectual thought that would prove foundational to England. Northumbrian names were mostly recorded in the Northumbrian dialect, which is a dialect of Old English.

Northumbria names are somewhat popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1980s up to the 2000s. At the modest height of their usage in 2003, 0.480% of baby boys were given Northumbria names. There was 1 Northumbria name ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Northumbria names have since experienced a decline in popularity. In 2015, 1 Northumbria name listed among the top 1000, with a usage of 0.111%.


Aidan little fire; fire, brightness, splendor ... used chiefly in the English, Gaelic, ... variant of Aodh ...

Branton broom town, town covered with broom; ... language of origin is Old English and it is ...

Ewart guardian of riches; ewe herder; ... used mostly in Scottish, English, and ... derivative of Edward ...

Oswald divine power, rule of God ... used chiefly in the English, French, ... rare as a baby name for boys ...

Oswin god, deity; friend ... origin is Old English, and its use, English and ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Ridley reeds; wood, clearing, meadow; cleared land ... mainly used in the English language and ...

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