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Baby
Language of origin: English
Gender: male
Info about origin: not a real name; appears in US statistics because sometimes used in birth certificates in cases where the parents did not yet decide on a name
Variants: Baby  English   (#648 in US popularity)
 Infant  English   (#662 in US popularity)
 Unknown  English   (#885 in US popularity)

Bailey
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: bailiff
Info about origin: from an Old English family name deriving from the job title 'bailiff'
 the job title itself has Latin roots
Words: baili=the bailiff (Old English) ; baiulus=the porter, the messenger (Latin)
Variants: Bailey  German, English   (#328 in US popularity)

Baker
Language of origin: English
Gender: male
Info about origin: use of the job title as given name
Variants: Baker  English

Barret
Language of origin: Old French
Gender: male
Info about origin: use of the family name 'Barret' as given name
 maybe the family name derives from Old French 'barette' (cap, bonnet)
Words: barette=the cap, the bonnet (Old French)
Variants: Barret  English
 Barrett  English   (#898 in US popularity)

Barry
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Info about origin: Anglicized form of the Irish name 'Bairre', a pet form of 'Fionnbharr'
 became popular in the 20th century throughout the English-speaking world, especially in Australia
Words: fionn=white, fair (Old Irish) ; barr=the head (Old Irish)
Variants: Barry  English, Irish   (#485 in US popularity)
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Beau
Language of origin: French
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: the beautiful
Info about origin: use of the common French word for 'beautiful' as an English given name
Words: beau=beautiful (French)
Variants: Beau  English   (#414 in US popularity)

Benedict
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: the blessed
Info about origin: known from Saint Benedict, an Italian monk that founded the Benedictines (6th century AD)
 until now there were 16 popes with this name
Words: benedicere=to bless (Latin)
Variants: Benedict  English
 Benedikt  German, Dutch
 Benedetto  Italian
 Benito  Italian, Spanish   (#788 in US popularity)
 Bennett  English   (#710 in US popularity)
 Benoît  French
 Bénédict  French
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Benjamin
Language of origin: Hebrew
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: son of the right hand, son of the south, son of luck
Info about origin: in the Bible Benjamin is the youngest son of Jacob and thus the name of one of the 12 tribes of Israel
Words: ben=the son (Hebrew) ; yamin=right, the right hand, the south (Hebrew)
Variants: Benjamin  German, English, French   (#30 in US popularity)
 Benjy  German, English
 Ben  English   (#520 in US popularity)
 Beniamino  Italian
 Benny  English   (#793 in US popularity)
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Bernard
Language of origin: Old High German
Gender: male
Info about origin: old Germanic two-element name
 known from Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Doctor of the Church (11th/12th century AD)
Words: bero=the bear (Old High German) ; harti=brave, hardy (Old High German) ; bernu=the bear (Germanic)
Female form: Bernharde
Variants: Bernard  English, French   (#480 in US popularity)
 Benno  German
 Bernd  German
 Berndt  German
 Bernhard  German
 Barney  English
 Bernardo  Italian   (#667 in US popularity)
 Bernie  English
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Blaine
Language of origin: Scottish
Gender: male
Info about origin: from the name of an Scottish saint, Saint Blaan (or Blane) (6th century AD)
 meaning not known for sure, maybe from Gaelic 'bla' (yellow)
Words: bla=yellow (Scottish)
Variants: Blaine  English   (#493 in US popularity)
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Blair
Language of origin: Scottish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: plain, field
Info about origin: from a Scottish family name which derives from a place name meaning 'plain', 'field'
Words: blar=the plain, the field, the battlefield (Scottish)
Variants: Blair  English, Scottish   (#674 in US popularity)

Blaise
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: male
Info about origin: (not yet available)
Words:  (Latin)
Variants: Blaise  French
 Blase  English
 Blaze  English
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Blake
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Info about origin: from a family name with a meaning of either 'black' or 'pale'
Words: blaec=black (Old English) ; blac=pale (Old English)
Variants: Blake  English   (#85 in US popularity)

Boje
Language of origin: Old Norse
Gender: male
Info about origin: origin not sure, maybe from Old Norse 'bua' (to live, to dwell)
Words: bua=to live, to dwell (Old Norse)
Variants: Boje  Scandinavian
 Bo  English, Scandinavian   (#845 in US popularity)

Braden
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: descendant of Bradan
Info about origin: from an Irish family name 'Ó Bradáin' with the meaning 'descendant of Bradan'
 the given name Bradan means 'salmon'
Words: bradan=the salmon (Old Irish)
Variants: Braden  English, Irish   (#357 in US popularity)
 Braeden  English, Irish
 Brayden  English   (#502 in US popularity)
 Braydon  English   (#1000 in US popularity)
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Bradford
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: broad ford
Info about origin: from a family name which derives from a place name with the meaning 'broad ford'
Words: brad=broad (Old English)
Variants: Bradford  English   (#701 in US popularity)

Bradley
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: broad clearing
Info about origin: from a family name which derives from a place name meaning 'broad clearing'
Words: brad=broad (Old English) ; leah=the wood, the clearing, the meadow (Old English)
Variants: Bradley  English   (#79 in US popularity)
 Brad  English   (#443 in US popularity)
 Bradly  English   (#754 in US popularity)

Brady
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: descendant of Brághadach
Info about origin: from an Irish family name ' Ó Brádaigh' which means 'descendant of Brághadach'
 the name 'Brághadach' or 'Brádach' probably means 'large-chested'
Words: brágha=the chest (Old Irish)
Variants: Brady  English, Irish   (#199 in US popularity)

Brandon
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: broom hill, hill covered with broom
Info about origin: use of a Scottish family name as a given name
 'Brandon' as a family name derives from a place name
 the name is very popular among the Afro-Americans
Words: brom=the broom (Old English) ; dun=the hill, the dune (Old English)
Variants: Brandon  English   (#12 in US popularity)
 Brandan  English   (#775 in US popularity)
 Brandyn  English   (#754 in US popularity)

Brandt
Language of origin: Old Norse
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: sword
Words: brand=the sword (Old Norse)
Variants: Brandt  English, Scandinavian   (#925 in US popularity)
 Brant  English   (#942 in US popularity)
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Braxton
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: Bracca's town
Info about origin: from a family name derived from a place name meaning 'Bracca's town'
 the origin of the Old English name 'Bracca' is not known for sure
Words: tun=the town, the settlement, the homestead (Old English)
Variants: Braxton  English, Irish   (#482 in US popularity)

Brendan
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: prince (?)
Info about origin: from 'Brendanus', the Latinized form of the old Irish name 'Bréanainn', which maybe derives from a Welsh word for 'prince'
 known from Saint Brendan, a famous Irish monk (6th century AD)
Variants: Brendan  English, Irish   (#133 in US popularity)
 Branden  English   (#266 in US popularity)
 Brenden  English   (#354 in US popularity)
 Brendon  English   (#363 in US popularity)
 Brennen  English   (#785 in US popularity)
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Brennan
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: descendant of Braonán
Info about origin: from an Irish family name 'Ó Braonáin' with the meaning 'descendant of Braonán'
 the name 'Braonán' contains the word 'braon' (teardrop)
Words: braon=the teardrop (Old Irish)
Variants: Brennan  English, Irish   (#316 in US popularity)

Brent
Language of origin: Celtic
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: hill
Info about origin: from a family name which derives from a place name with the meaning 'hill'
Words: bryn=the hill (Celtic)
Variants: Brent  English   (#183 in US popularity)
 Brenton  English   (#524 in US popularity)

Brett
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: the breton
Info about origin: from a surname meaning 'Breton' i.e. inhabitant of Brittany in France
 the Bretons were a Celtic tribe which gave Brittany its name
Variants: Brett  English   (#106 in US popularity)
 Bret  English   (#507 in US popularity)

Brian
Language of origin: Celtic
Gender: male
Info about origin: with a Celtic origin (Irish or Breton), but meaning not known for certain
 known from Brian Bóroimhe, a national hero of Ireland (10th century AD)
Words: bryn=the hill (Celtic)
Female form: Brianna
Variants: Brian  English, Irish   (#36 in US popularity)
 Bryan  German, English   (#56 in US popularity)
 Brayan  English   (#975 in US popularity)
 Bryon  English   (#806 in US popularity)

Brock
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: badger
Info about origin: from a family name with the meaning 'badger'
Words: brocc=the badger (Old English)
Variants: Brock  English, Irish   (#303 in US popularity)

Broderick
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: broad ridge
Info about origin: from an English family name which derives from a place name with the meaning 'broad ridge'
Words: brad=broad (Old English) ; hrycg=the ridge (Old English)
Variants: Broderick  English   (#893 in US popularity)

Brody
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: ditch (?)
Info about origin: from a family name deriving from a place name that possibly meant 'ditch' in Gaelic
Words: brothaigh=the ditch (Old Irish)
Variants: Brody  English, Irish   (#468 in US popularity)
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Bronson
Language of origin: English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: son of Brown
Info about origin: from a family name with the meaning 'son of Brown' or 'son of the dark-skinned one'
Words:  (English) ; (English)
Variants: Bronson  English   (#819 in US popularity)

Brooks
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: who lives near the brook
Info about origin: from a surname for somebody living near a brook
Words:  (English) ; broc=the brook (Old English)
Female form: Brooke
Variants: Brooks  English   (#659 in US popularity)

Bruce
Language of origin: Old French
Gender: male
Info about origin: originally a family name common in Scotland, brought there by the Normans
 the original form of the family name was 'de Braose' and derives from a place in Normandy, France, Braose/Brieuse
 known from Robert the Bruce, a Scottish hero who achieved independence from England for Scotland (14th century AD)
Variants: Bruce  Scottish, English   (#318 in US popularity)

Bryant
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: male
Info about origin: from a family name derived from the given name 'Brian'
Variants: Bryant  English, Irish   (#278 in US popularity)

Bryce
Language of origin: Welsh
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: speckled
Info about origin: Anglicised form of a Welsh name 'Brychan' which means 'speckled'
 known from Saint Bricius (5th century AD)
Words: brych=speckled (Welsh)
Variants: Bryce  English   (#139 in US popularity)
 Brice  French   (#596 in US popularity)
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Bryson
Language of origin: English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: son of Bryce
Words:  (English)
Variants: Bryson  English, Irish   (#436 in US popularity)
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Byron
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: male
Meaning/translation: at the cow sheds
Info about origin: from a family name deriving from an Old English place name
 the place name 'aet oaem byrum' means 'at the cow sheds'
 first used as a given name in reverence of the famous poet Lord Byron
Words: byre=the cow sheds (Old English)
Variants: Byron  English   (#343 in US popularity)