Boy Names of Protector theme
Protector names for baby boys, related also with keeper, shield, defender, guardian, guard, watchman, and protect, with 173 entries. The word ‘protector’ is synonymous with ‘guardian’ and ‘defender’, and carries with it an element of dignity and nobility. Boys’ names that mean ‘protector’ are often associated with positive ideas and ideals, such as with Darius, which means ‘protector and upholder of good’.
Protector names are popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1921, 4.837% of baby boys were given Protector names. There were 19 Protector names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Protector names have since experienced a decline in frequency, and in recent years they are of moderate use. In 2018, 12 Protector names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.930%. Within all Protector 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%.