Boy Names of Portuguese language or origin
Portuguese names for baby boys, with 311 entries. Portuguese names are popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1900s up to the 1950s; prior to that, they were of only moderate use. At the height of their usage in 1955, 6.030% of baby boys were given Portuguese names. There were 22 Portuguese names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Portuguese names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, 21 Portuguese names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 2.913%. Within all Portuguese names, the Dutch, German, Irish, Scandinavian, English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish Lucas was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #8 and a usage of 0.6525%.