Combing through the entire Bible to find biblical boy names may be a daunting task. If you’re like some devout Christians, you read your favourite passages repeatedly, especially during trying times, but rarely read the entire book.
Our list of Bible names for boys includes less-used sacred names, as well as many of the favourites you’re likely familiar with. As you plan for the arrival of your baby, this list should be a timesaver for you.
Biblical Names for Boys and Meanings
If you’re looking for a holy or divine name for your baby boy, the Bible contains many options, some of which have held up well in the centuries since it was written.
A Hebrew name, Daniel means God is my judge.
Another eternally popular name, Daniel was the name of a hit song by singer Elton John. It was written about a fictional soldier returning from the Vietnam war who is idolized when he comes back, but he only wants to return to his quiet, pre-war life.
Coming from the Persian name Dariush, Darius means rich and kingly or he possesses.
A Hebrew name, David means beloved.
In the Bible, King David has an astounding 66 chapters written about him. But one of the most beloved of his tales is how he killed the powerful Goliath.
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