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Element Names for Boys

Element NamesAbelAdonisAgathoAgapiosAeronAdolfAdolarAdinaAdilAdelmarAddisonAdalrichAdalberoAdalAcharyaAbijahAbiatharAbdul KarimAbdiAbbey

There are 1147 Element names for baby boys. Element-themed names can be names that have the meaning of any one of the four elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science. Specifically, they are fire, earth, water, air. In Indian and Chinese thought, wood and metal are additional elements in their interpretation of the elemental philosophy. Element names are all-time favorites. Currently they are still very popular baby names for boys, though they were in more widespread use previously. At the height of their usage in 1951, 59.965% of baby boys were given Element names. There were 265 Element names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Element names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but are nonetheless used on a very heavy scale now. In 2015, 266 Element names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 36.950%. Within all Element names, the English, German, Hebrew, and Slavic Noah was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #1 and a usage of 0.9626%.


NAMES RELATED TO ELEMENT:

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

Abbey priest; noble strength; father of light, father is light ... used chiefly in the English language, and it ...

Abdallah servant of Allah ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Arabic ... a seldom used baby name for boys ...

Abdi servant; servant of God; servant ... origin is Hebrew ... language of origin is African ...

Abdul Karim servant of the generous one ... used chiefly in the Arabic and Urdu ...

Abel breath, vapor; son; noble strength ... used predominantly in the English, French, ...

Aberle from the apple tree meadow ... origin is Old English, and its use, English ... origin is Germanic ...

Abiathar father of abundance, abundant father; ... primarily used in Hebrew and its language of ...

Abijah Yahweh is my father ... used chiefly in the Hebrew language and it is ...

Abraham father of a multitude ... used chiefly in the Dutch, English, German, ... popular as a baby name for boys ...

Abram high father; father of a multitude ... used predominantly in English, Russian, and ...

Acharya learned teacher ... largely used in Indian and its origin is ... not popular as a baby boy name ...

Adal noble, honorable; just; honest; ... used predominantly in the German language, ...

Adalbero noble bear ... used chiefly in German and its origin is ... not widely used as a baby name for boys ...

Adalrich noble ruler ... of Germanic origin, and it is used mainly in ... not widely used as a baby name for boys ...

Adam man; to make ... used chiefly in the Arabic, Dutch, English, ... from which God created Adam ...

Addison son of Adam ... origin, as well as its use, is in the English ... rare as a baby name for boys ...

Adelmar nobly famous ... used chiefly in the German language and its ... infrequently used as a baby name for boys ...

Adiel ornament of God; just; honest ... largely used in the English and Hebrew ...

Adil just; honest ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Arabic ... not regularly used as a baby name for boys ...

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