Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Abir

Aroma; strong

Hebrew

#2,424 (0.0006%)  
Aiden

Little fire

Irish

#19 (0.7263%)  
Ajax

“The birdman,” from the Greek aia.

Greek

Alexander

Defender of man

Greek

#11 (0.8726%)  
Alister

Man's defender; man's defender, warrior

Greek

#1,709 (0.0022%)  
Alonso

Ready for battle

Spanish

#744 (0.0181%)  
Anakin

Warrior

American

#786 (0.0162%)  
Andrei

Man, warrior

Greek

#1,630 (0.0025%)  
Andrew

Manly and powerful

Greek

#43 (0.5257%)  
Angel

Messenger of God

Greek

#72 (0.3652%)  
Apollo

Destroyer

Greek

#517 (0.0355%)  
Archer

Bowman

English

#237 (0.1142%)  
Ari

Lion

Hebrew

#367 (0.0609%)  
Arnold

Eagle ruler

German

#1,436 (0.0038%)  
Arrow

English

#1,039 (0.0088%)  
Ash

Of the ash tree

English

#1,323 (0.0047%)  
Augustus

Great, magnificient

Latin

#458 (0.0429%)  
Axel

My father is peace

Scandinavian

#94 (0.2952%)  
Axton

From the ash town

English

#571 (0.0312%)  
Aziz

The All-Powerful

Arabic

#1,715 (0.0022%)  
Baratheon

Created name

American

Baron

Young warrior

Hebrew

#1,243 (0.0057%)  
Bear

Strong, brave bear

German

#953 (0.0109%)  
Bernard

Strong, brave bear

German

#1,058 (0.0084%)  
Blade

Knife, sword

English

#2,916 (0.0004%)  
Blaze

Stutter

Latin

#801 (0.0154%)  
Bond

Peasant farmer

German

Boris

Small; battle glory

Slavic

#1,774 (0.002%)  
Brick

English

Brock

Badger-like

English

#536 (0.0344%)  
Bronco

Rough, unbroken horse

Spanish

Bronn

Dark skinned

English

Bruce

“The man from the brushwood,” ultimately from the Latin bruscia, brush wood.

Ancient

#476 (0.0408%)  
Bruin

Brown

German

Bruno

Brown

German

#652 (0.0235%)  
Buck

English

Butch

Illustrious; butcher

English

Caesar

Head of hair

Latin

#1,732 (0.0021%)  
Callan

Battle; rock

Scottish

#575 (0.031%)  
Cannon

Official of the church

French

#535 (0.0344%)  
Cassius

“The helmeted warrior,” based on the Latin cassis, a helmet.

Latin

#568 (0.0314%)  
Champion

Warrior

English

#2,128 (0.001%)  
Chase

Hunter

English

#112 (0.249%)  
Cliff

Cliff-side slope

English

Clyde

“The keeper of the keys,” from the Greek Meidion, a key.

Scottish

#727 (0.0191%)  
Colt

Young horse

English

#233 (0.1164%)  
Colton

Charcoal settlement

English

#68 (0.3838%)  
Crockett

Crook

English

Cutler

Knife maker

English

#2,833 (0.0004%)  
Cyrus

Lord

Persian

#390 (0.0557%)  
Damon

One who tames, subdues

Greek

#421 (0.0496%)  
Dante

Enduring

Latin

#313 (0.0754%)  
Dash

Diminutive of Dashiell

English

#760 (0.0175%)  
Daxton

From Dax, France

English

#291 (0.0844%)  
Dean

Valley

English

#172 (0.1626%)  
Denali
Diesel

Diminutive form of Matthias or Dietrich

German

#1,714 (0.0022%)  
Draco

Dragon

English

#1,770 (0.002%)  
Duncan

Dark warrior; brown fighter

Scottish

#863 (0.0133%)  
Eagle

American

Edge

Border, End of a Surface

American

Edric

Rich, powerful

English

#1,168 (0.0067%)  
Elvis

English

#1,128 (0.0072%)  
Ernesto

Serious; battle to the death

German

#685 (0.0211%)  
Ever

Always

American

#1,291 (0.0051%)  
Falcon

Latin

Faris

Iron-strong

English

#1,297 (0.0051%)  
Fender

From the defender

English

Gabriel

God is my strength

Hebrew

#35 (0.6067%)  
Gage

Pledge

English

#369 (0.0602%)  
Garrison

Spear-fortified town; protection, stronghold

English

#1,188 (0.0065%)  
Griffin

Strong in faith

Welsh

#222 (0.12%)  
Gunnar

Battler, warrior

German

#454 (0.0432%)  
Harland

Army land

English

Harley

Hare meadow; the long field

English

#769 (0.017%)  
Harvey

Battle ready

English

#435 (0.047%)  
Hawk

Falcon, bird of prey

English

#1,868 (0.0016%)  
Hendrix

Son of Hendrick

English

#318 (0.0728%)  
Homer

Security, pledge; hostage

Greek

#2,842 (0.0004%)  
Hunter

Hunter

English

#57 (0.4404%)  
Jack

God is gracious

English

#28 (0.643%)  
Jagger

English

#701 (0.0204%)  
Jameson

Son of James

English

#91 (0.3067%)  
Jax

Son of Jack

English

#213 (0.127%)  
Journey

A trip or experience from one place to another

American

#1,450 (0.0037%)  
Justice

To deliver what is just

English

#542 (0.0338%)  
Kane

Battle

Irish

#312 (0.0756%)  
Kenji

Intelligent second son; strong, vigorous

Japanese

#1,158 (0.0068%)  
King

King

English

#149 (0.1871%)  
Kylo

Sky

American

Leonidas

Lion strength

German

#491 (0.0386%)  
Lex

Man's defender, warrior

Greek

#1,724 (0.0022%)  
Luis

Famous warrior

Spanish

#126 (0.2235%)  
Luther

Soldier of the people

German

#1,435 (0.0038%)  
Lyric

Words of a Song

English

#892 (0.0124%)  
Maddox

Son of Madoc

Welsh

#140 (0.203%)  
Major

Greater

English

#342 (0.0666%)  
Marco

Warlike

Italian

#356 (0.064%)  
Maverick

Independent one

American

#73 (0.3644%)  
Max

Greatest

English

#136 (0.2074%)  
Maxim

Greatest

Latin

#856 (0.0135%)  
Maximilian

Greatest

Latin

#439 (0.0463%)  
Maximo

Greatest

Latin

#788 (0.016%)  
Maximus

Greatest

Latin

#211 (0.1307%)  
Miles

Soldier

Latin

#97 (0.2885%)  
Murphy

Sea warrior

Irish

#1,124 (0.0073%)  
Napoleon

Italian

#2,657 (0.0004%)  
Neo

New

American

#1,167 (0.0067%)  
Nicolas

Victory of the people

Greek

#192 (0.151%)  
Odin

Frenzy

Scandinavian

#326 (0.071%)  
Onyx

Precious gemstone

Latin

Phoenix

Dark red

Greek

#249 (0.1037%)  
Pilot

Ship or Plane Operator

American

Pirate

Robber of the Sea

English

Power
Presley

Priest's meadow

English

#1,420 (0.0039%)  
Ragnar

Judgment warrior

Scandinavian

#2,172 (0.0009%)  
Raiden

Thunder and lightning

Japanese

#418 (0.0506%)  
Rainier

Judgment warrior; deciding warrior

Scandinavian

#2,165 (0.0009%)  
Ransom

Warrior's shield

English

#1,702 (0.0023%)  
Relic

Precious artifact

English

Rocco

Rest

Italian

#477 (0.0408%)  
Rock
Rockefeller

From Rockenfeld, Germany

American

Rocket

Jet-propelled Tube

English

Rockford

English

Rockwell

Rock spring

English

#1,461 (0.0036%)  
Rocky

Spanish

#882 (0.0126%)  
Rogue

Dishonest, Savage or Unpredictable

English

Roman

One from Rome

Latin

#85 (0.3171%)  
Ryder

Mounted warrior

English

#131 (0.2168%)  
Ryker

Rich

English

#122 (0.2342%)  
Sanjay

Conquering, triumphant

Indian (Sanskrit)

#2,867 (0.0004%)  
Sergeant

Officer

French

Seven
#1,309 (0.0049%)  
Slater

Hewer of slates

English

#1,492 (0.0033%)  
Smith

Blacksmith

English

#1,250 (0.0056%)  
Spike

English

Steel

Like steel

English

#2,354 (0.0007%)  
Stone

Stone

English

#1,042 (0.0087%)  
Storm

Storm

English

#2,125 (0.001%)  
Sylvester

Wooded

Latin

#2,067 (0.0011%)  
Talon

English

#740 (0.0184%)  
Thor

Thunder

Scandinavian

#1,637 (0.0025%)  
Thorn

Thorn bush

English

Thunder

Stormy tempered

English

Timber

Wood, Strong

American

#2,538 (0.0004%)  
Titus

The avenger

Greek

#309 (0.0768%)  
Tormund

Thor's protection

Scandinavian

Tyson

Firebrand

English

#351 (0.0654%)  
Valen

Strong, healthy

Latin

#1,660 (0.0025%)  
Valerian

Strong, healthy

Latin

#2,905 (0.0004%)  
Victor

Champion

Latin

#177 (0.1594%)  
Winchester
Wolf

Wolf

German

#1,550 (0.003%)  
Wolfgang

Traveling wolf

German

#1,319 (0.0048%)  
Wyatt

Brave in battle

English

#26 (0.6643%)  
Zephyr

West wind

Greek

#1,593 (0.0028%)  

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