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.

28. Gabriel

Gabriel is a Hebrew name that means God is my strength.

Gabriel cracked the top 100 most popular names for boys in the U.S. in 1976, and it has remained there almost every year since.

29. Gideon

A Hebrew name, Gideon means he who cuts down.

Gideon was known as the greatest of all the judges of Israel. That might make this a wonderful name choice for the son of a judge.

30. Gilead

Of Hebrew origins, Gilead means hill country or mountain.

Gilead was a popular name in the Bible, referring to three different men. These men are mentioned in Numbers 26:29, Judges 11:1, and 1 Chronicles 5:14.

31. Gomer

A Hebrew name, Gomer means complete, but as an English name, it means famous and good.




Author: Patriarch Gregg

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