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Boy Names of Puritans theme

Puritans names for baby boys, with 71 entries. The 16th and 17th century Puritans were a group of Protestants who favored extensive reform within the Church of England. Many names favored by the Puritans were taken from the bible, which is not unexpected since they considered the bible the divine word. Puritans names are very popular baby names for boys, and they are also considered rather trendy. The names rose in popularity from the 1930s up to the 2000s. At the height of their usage in 2001, 12.072% of baby boys were given Puritans names. There were 45 Puritans names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Puritans names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2017, 50 Puritans names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 11.221%. Within all Puritans names, the English, German, Hebrew, and Slavic Noah was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #2 and a usage of 0.9334%.


Aaronenlightened; mountain of strength, ... largely used in the English, German, ... Its ranking then was #30 ...

Abelbreath, vapor; son; noble strength ... used predominantly in the English, ... contraction of Abelard ...

Abnerfather of light, father is light ... primarily used in the English language ... uncommon as a baby boy name ...

Abrahamfather of a multitude ... used chiefly in the Dutch, English, ... the Bible, the patriarch Abram's name was ...

Amosborne by God; bearer of a burden; ... origin is French and Hebrew, and its use, ... variation of Ames ...

Ariellion of God ... used chiefly in the English, German, and ... the Bible, Ariel was another name for the city ...

Artemasfollower of Artemis; safe; butcher ... used chiefly in the English language ...

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

Asherhappy, blessed; ash wood ... used predominantly in the English and ... biblical connection led to an adoption, ...

Benjaminson of the south, son of the right ... largely used in the English, French, ... Its origin is Hebrew ...

Calebdog; dog-like devotion to God ... primarily used in the English and Hebrew ... ranked at #35 then ...

Constantsteadfast, constant ... largely used in the English and ... first name was not common in the medieval ...

Cyrusfar-sighted; throne; sun; Syrian; ... used predominantly in the English and ... variant of Syrus ...

Ebenezerstone of help ... used predominantly in the English ... first name is derived from a place name in ...

Eliheight, ascension; God is help, ... used chiefly in the English, Hebrew, and ... contraction of Elias ...

Eliasmy God is Yahweh ... largely used in the English, Finnish, ... name is used as the Greek cognate of Elijah ...

Elijahmy God is Yahweh ... used predominantly in the English and ... name was borne by an important prophet in the ...

ElishaGod is salvation ... used predominantly in the English and ... name was borne by Elisha, the disciple and ...

ElkanahGod has created, God has bought, ... used chiefly in the English language ...

Enochdedicated, experienced, trained ... of Hebrew origin ... used mainly in English and German ...

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