Boy Names of War theme
War names for baby boys, related also with battle, with 164 entries. Whether Celtic or Aztec, Egyptian or Greek, war gods seem to have found their place in almost every culture’s mythological heritage. War names are associated with divine help and mandate, such as the name Martin, which means ‘war-like, dedicated to Mars’.
War names are popular baby names for boys, and they are also considered trendy. At the height of their usage in 1960, 6.381% of baby boys were given War names. There were 34 War names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. War names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, 30 War names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.843%, having regained their popularity somewhat in the recent decade. Within all War names, the English Lincoln was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #40 and a usage of 0.382%.