Boy Names of Biblical theme
Biblical names for baby boys, related also with bible, with 258 entries. The bible has been an evergreen source of inspiration for names, not just for religious families but for parents who simply love the sound of ancient names. There are familiar ones such as Aaron and Mary, as well as unusual ones like Asher and Jael (or its variant, Jaelle), that drift in and out of the popularity ranks.
Biblical names are very popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1930s up to the 1980s. At the height of their usage in 1983, 36.691% of baby boys were given Biblical names. There were 87 Biblical names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Biblical names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, 105 Biblical names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 20.093%. Within all Biblical names, the English, German, Hebrew, and Slavic Noah was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #2 and a usage of 0.947%.