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Boy Names of Prominent theme

Prominent names for baby boys, related also with outstanding, with 41 entries. Names that mean prominent are generally associated with positive reasons for being prominent, such as having strong leadership qualities. Prominent names are fairly popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1929, 5.828% of baby boys were given Prominent names. There were 18 Prominent names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Prominent names have since experienced a decline in frequency, and are used on a moderate scale now. In 2017, 12 Prominent names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.306%. Within all Prominent names, the English, French, German, and Hebrew Samuel was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #21 and a usage of 0.5258%.


Adrianman from Hadria; dark one ... used chiefly in the English, German, ... a town in northern Italy named after ...

Arwelprominent ... of Welsh origin and it is also used ... not often used as a baby boy name ...

Asadoctor, healer ... used predominantly in the English and ... was originally used as a byname ...

Atticusfrom Attica ... used mostly in English and it is of ... meaning 'from Attica', was the nickname of Titus ...

Bonaventuragood fortune ... primarily used in the German, ... of Italian origin ... unusual as a baby boy name ...

Bonifacegood fate, well-doer, doer of good ... used predominantly in English and ... derived from Latin origins ...

Brenthill; Bryni's town ... language of origin is Old English and it is used ... form of Brenton ...

Broderickbroad ridge; famously powerful ... largely used in the English ... name has recently gained wider adoption ...

Calumdove; disciple of Saint Columba ... an English and Scottish name of Latin ... variant of Malcolm ...

Cataldooutstanding in war ... language of origin is Old Greek ... an irregularly used baby boy name ...

Cathalbattle-mighty; man, free man ... of Celtic and Germanic origin, and it ... variation of Charles ...

Cianancient one ... used predominantly in the English and ... name was borne by a son-in-law of Brian Boru ...

Cliffordford by a cliff ... mainly used in the English language ... first name is derived from the surname, which ...

Clintonsettlement by the River Glyme ... used chiefly in the English language ... an unusual baby name for boys ...

Cyrilof the lord ... used predominantly in the Czech, ... Cyril of Jerusalem (313-386) and Saint Cyril ... H ...

Daytonditch town; dairy town ... used chiefly in the English language ... a classic favorite ...

Donaldworld ruler, world-mighty ... used chiefly in the English and ... '-d' in the name originated from English ...

Douglasdark river ... of Scottish origin ... used mainly in English and Scottish ... an all-time favorite ...

DudleyDudda's clearing ... used predominantly in English and its ... first name is derived from the surname, which ...

Eadbertooutstanding for his riches ... of Germanic origin ... rarely used as a baby name for boys ...

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