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Ruling Names for Boys

There are 9 Ruling names for baby boys.

Ruling names are fairly popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1930s up to the 1970s. At the height of their usage in 1972, 1.339% of baby boys were given Ruling names. There were 3 Ruling names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Ruling names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2012, 2 Ruling names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 0.512%. Within all Ruling names, the English, French, German, Scandinavian, and Spanish Sebastian was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #64 and a usage of 0.3326%.

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Baldwin bold friend, brave friend ... among the Flemish ruling families in medieval ...

Eric Popularity Trend of Eric
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 107 107 ever ruling, lone ruler, island ... its meaning is ever ruling, lone ruler, island ...

Faisal judge, arbiter ... various members of Arab ruling families, including ...

Rudolph Popularity Trend of Rudolph
from 1900 to 2012. famous wolf ... by many members in the ruling house of Habsburg, such ...

Sebastian Popularity Trend of Sebastian
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 64 64 man from Sebasta ... of the Latin ruling title 'augustus' ...

Swaraj self-ruling ...The name means 'self-ruling'. ...

Viriato one who wears the ruling bracelets ... is 'one who wears the ruling bracelets'. ...

Wadron a might raven; a ruling raven ... is 'a might raven; a ruling raven'. ...

Whelan descendant of Faolán; little wolf ... of the early medieval ruling dynasty of the Déisi; ...

Popularity Trend
for Ruling Names
from 1900 to 2012
Variant Popularity Chart
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in 2006

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