Boy Names of Folk theme
Folk names for baby boys, related also with tribal and clan, with 64 entries. Folk names are related to tribe, kinship, and an idea that clan relationships should stand the test of time.
Folk names are popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1931, 8.318% of baby boys were given Folk names. There were 17 Folk names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Folk names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but are nonetheless used on a heavy scale now. In 2018, 14 Folk names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.859%. Within all Folk names, the English and Dutch Jack was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #28 and a usage of 0.458%.