Boy Names of Life theme
Life names for baby boys, related also with soul, with 148 entries. Boys’ names that mean ‘life’ are associated with new and happy beginnings. These names foreshadow golden opportunities ahead despite the occasional bitter experience. Two such names that illustrate this state of contentment are Arian, which means ‘golden life’, and Calian, which means ‘warrior of life’.
Life names are fairly popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1940s up to the 1990s. At the height of their usage in 1992, 2.104% of baby boys were given Life names. There were 9 Life names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Life names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, 10 Life names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 0.974%. Within all Life names, the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Slavic Alexander was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #11 and a usage of 0.6216%.