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Catholic Names for Boys

There are 21 Catholic names for baby boys.

Catholic names are popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1900s up to the 1960s; prior to that, they were of only moderate use. At the height of their usage in 1969, 7.129% of baby boys were given Catholic names. There were 9 Catholic names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Catholic names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2015, 8 Catholic names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 2.022%. Within all Catholic names, the Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish Michael was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #9 and a usage of 0.7066%.

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Ambrose immortal, divine ... more popular in Roman Catholic Ireland than in ...

Anselm protected by God ... been used as a Roman Catholic name ...

Anthony priceless, inestimable ... saints of the Roman Catholic Church ...

Benedict blessed ... it was a popular Roman Catholic name ...

Bernard brave as a bear ... of mountaineers in Catholic custom; the name was ...

Blaise lisping, stammering; blaze ... Catholic custom, he is the patron saint of wool ...

Borislav famous battle, battle glory ... has been accepted as a Catholic baptismal name by the ...

Chad battle, warrior; Chad's dairy farm; ... been used as a Roman Catholic name. ...

Clement merciful, gentle ... to its Catholic associations, the name dropped in ...

Dominic of the lord, belonging to God ... remained an exclusively Catholic name for a period, but ...

Erasmus beloved, desired ... is today mainly a Roman Catholic name. ...

Eusebius pious ... who was the champion of Catholic orthodoxy in the 4th ...

Fabrice craftsman, blacksmith ... endorsed by the Catholic Church in tribute to ...

Franz Frenchman, free one ... is a popular Roman Catholic name in German-speaking ...

Gregory vigilant ... to its Catholic associations, the name fell out of ...

Joachim Yahweh will establish, established ... according to some Catholic and Orthodox ...

Michael who is like God? ... for an Irishman or a Catholic Irishman, reflecting ...

Mick who is like God? ... for any Irishman or a Catholic Irishman ...

Theodore gift of god ... due to the Roman Catholic associations ...

Veit life; wide; wood, forest ... Helpers of the Roman Catholic Church ...





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