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Short names for baby boys, with 115 entries. Short names are very popular as baby boy names. At the peak of their usage in 1953, 10.872% of baby boys were given Short names. The names have dropped in popularity since then, but are nevertheless used on a very heavy scale today. In 2016, 30 Short names listed among the top 1000, with a total usage of 4.432%. Out of all Short names, the Czech, English, French, German, and Yiddish Michael was the most regularly used, with a ranking of #8 and a usage of 0.6968%.


Abraham father of a multitude ... used chiefly in the Dutch, English, German, ... being given the name Abraham ...

Abram high father; father of a multitude ... used predominantly in English, Russian, and ...

Adlai Yahweh is just; my ornament ... largely used in the English and Hebrew ... has been made known by Adlai E ...

Adolf noble wolf ... largely used in the English and German ... name Adolf was hardly used after World War II due ...

Adonis lord, ruler ... used predominantly in the English, Greek, and ... (1930-) also adopted Adonis as a pen-name ...

Aldous noble, honorable; old; old friend; ... used chiefly in the German and English ...

Anthony priceless, inestimable ... largely used in the English language and it ... a very popular baby name for boys ...

Art stone, bear; follower of Artemis; ... mainly used in English, Gaelic, Irish, and ...

Artemas follower of Artemis; safe; butcher ... used chiefly in the English language and it ...

Austin august, dignified, holy ... largely used in the English, German, and ... a popular baby name for boys ...

Bass short ... language of origin is Old French and it is ... a seldom used baby name for boys ...

Bassett short ... an English name of French origin ... seldom used as a baby name for boys ...

Benno bear; brave as a bear; son, son ... mainly used in German, and its language of ...

Bix language of origin is English-American ... by the jazz musician Bix Beiderbecke (Leon ...

Bodo tidings, messenger; leader ... largely used in German and its origin is ... the Germanic element 'bodo' ...

Boris fight, battle; famous battle, battle ... has its origins in the Slavonic language ... origin is Tartar ...

Brady descendant of Brádach, large-chested; ... used chiefly in the English and Irish ...

Burton fortified town ... used chiefly in English and its origin is Old ... of the given name Burton ...

Caradog beloved ... largely used in the English and Welsh ... of the Round Table, 'Caradog Short Arm' ...

Carnell defender of the castle, crossbowman; ... origin is Old French ... from the surname Carnell (Old French) ...

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