Boy Names of Yiddish language or origin
Yiddish names for baby boys, with 168 entries. Yiddish names are fairly popular baby names for boys. The names rose in popularity from the 1930s up to the 1960s. At the height of their usage in 1969, 4.674% of baby boys were given Yiddish names. There were 3 Yiddish names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Yiddish names have since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, 4 Yiddish names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 1.226%. Within all Yiddish names, the Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish Michael was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #14 and a usage of 0.6024%.