Boy Names of Equivalent theme
Equivalent names for baby boys, with 24 entries. Names that are closely associated with certain intellectual, religious or social movements across cultures are often localized to suit linguistic peculiarities. A classic example would be biblical names, which have been adapted across different cultures and languages. For example, the equivalent of John in English would be Juan in Spanish-speaking countries, Johan in German, and Jan in some Baltic countries.
Equivalent names are popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1984, 4.631% of baby boys were given Equivalent names. There were 7 Equivalent names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Equivalent names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but are nonetheless used on a heavy scale now. In 2018, 7 Equivalent names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.581%. Within all Equivalent names, the English Christopher was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #42 and a usage of 0.3764%.