Biblical Boy Names: 300+ Unique Biblical Names for Baby Boys

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If you are looking for Biblical boy names to finalize your baby boy’s name, here we have a collection of 300+ beautiful names to simplify your work. Bible consists of religious content that is sacred to Christians, Jews, and others, and it is a big source of inspiration.

Bible is a holy source for baby names; in the Bible, there are Prophets, Priests, Kings, Angels and Apostles of Jesus, etc. Therefore we can easily grab a good name from the Holy Bible.

Some think that Biblical names are getting old and regular as many people use them, but that is a total misconception; biblical names are evergreen. For every new couple, the Bible is the first and foremost source for naming their baby. Biblical names have domination all over the US.

According to the Social Security Administration, US, the top 10 baby names(male) in the year 2019 are Liam, Noah, Oliver, William, Elijah, James, Benjamin, Lucas, Mason, and Ethan. And the great thing is that the 6 names out of the top 10 baby names are biblical names only 4 names are from outside the Bible those are Liah, Oliver, William, and Mason. Based on this, we can know the greatness and demand of biblical names still in 2020.

Based on the report from Social Security Administration, US, among rank 1 names from the last 100 years, biblical names took first place in almost 80 years. But in recent years, from 2016 to 2019, Liam took over the first rank; even after that, majority domination is from biblical names.

Compared to the old testament of the Bible, the new testament is a treasure of amazing names that are well apt for this generation. Almost every biblical name has its forte and astonishing meaning. So biblical name could be a great choice for naming your baby boy; your little one with those chubby cheeks, tiny fists, and big eyes deserves a splendid name. Now we get into the list of names.

Top Biblical Boy Names

Aaron: He is a Prophet, and the name means strong

Hanun: King of Ammon and it means mercy

Abagtha: Court official, and it means wine press father

Matthew: Jesus’s apostle and it means Yahweh’s gift

Japhia: Lachish’s king and it means illuminating

Eleazar: Priest, and it means God helps

Mehir: Chelub’s son

Agee: Shammah’s father and also part of David’s army

Caesar: It is derived from Roman general Julius Caesar’s name, and it is used by Roman emperors.

Harhas: Shallum’s ancestor

Phlegon: A Bishop

Ahab: Israel’s King

Sisera: Caananite army’s Commander

Ophel: A city

Nimshi: No clarity on details, might be Jehu’s father

Kish: Saul’s first King

Alvah: Edom’s chief

Melech (Moloch): God’s name and it means King

Phicol: Military leader

Lysias: A logographer

Ahi: Abdiel’s son

Sivan: It is a month name

Adna: He is a Priest

Mishael: Uzziel’s son and it means who is like Yahweh

Nisan: Month name

Yuval (Jubal): Son of Lamech

Joktan: Son of Eber

Abel: Son of Adam; it means breath

Noah: Pre flood patriarch

Ahian: This name is mentioned only one time in the Bible, Manasseh’s descendent

Caleb: Belonged to a tribe of Judah, and the name means bold.

Kishon: Is a river

Mushi: Merari’s son

Rinnah: Shimon’s son

Elhanan: Son of Jair and the name means grace

Jeezer: Gilead’s son

Rosh: One of Benjamin’s sons

Sachia (Sakia): He was mentioned as Shaharaims’ son

Abidan: He was a judge, and the name means father of judgment

Jokshan: Abraham’s son and means toughness

Seba: Cush’s son

Abiram: Also spelled Abiron, son of Eliab and it means proud

Minnith: A city name

Elias: Prophet and it means Jehovah is God

Kanah: It is a stream

Mesha: Moab’s King and it means salvation

Lael: Eliasaph’s father and it means belongs to God

Jahiel: There are 14 people with this name and some are Elam’s son, the Levite musician

Haran (Aran): Son of Terah

Kelita: He was a Levite

Ophir: Joktan’s son

Mikloth: An Officer

Laish: Father of Palti

Kemuel: Nahor’s son and it means God raised him

Michael: One of 12 Spies and it means who is like God

Elijah: Same as above (Elias is the Greek form of Elijah)

Cephas: Another name of Saint Peter means rock

Jonah (Jonas): A Prophet

Pagiel: Ocran’s son

Adina: Member of David’s army

Pinon: Edom’s chief

Kenan (Cainan): Salah’s father

Hara: A place mentioned in the Bible

Libni: Gershon’s son

Shaphat: King David’s son

Chaldea: A country

Jareb: Mentioned in old testament and it means he’ll struggle

Gera: Benjamin’s son

Raguel (Reuel): Easu’s son and the name means God’s friend

Elymas: A sorcerer

Mahali (Mahli): Merari’s son

Likhi: Shemida’s son

Elon: A member of the Zebulun tribe

Jehiah: Gatekeeper

Melchi: Addi’s son and it means my King

Pekah: Israel’s King

Nahash: A King and it means serpent

Linus: A Rome bishop

Geber: Uri’s son

Olympas: A disciple

Salah (Shelah): Israelites ancestor

Elika: Also called Alika and is a village, it means God’s pelican

Gaash: Name of hill

Ohel: Zerubbabel’s son and it means tent

Nabal: A Carmelite

Peleg: Eber’s Son

Omar: Eliphaz’s son and it means the speaker

Madai: Japath’s son

Peor: Peek of Mountain

Naphtali: Jacob’s son

Luke: An Evangelist and form of Lucas

Rufus: A Christian of the 1st century and it means red

Ishbak: Abraham’s son

Tabrimon: Aramaean’s King

Helon: Eliab’s father

Ashur: Noah’s son and Assyrian’s God and it means force

Pashur: A Priest

Harum: Aharhel’s father

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Raphah: Bejamin’s son and it has several meanings one of them is relax

Abishua: Priest; means father of salvation

Meres: An official

Jakeh: Agur’s father

Melea: Jesus’s ancestor

Raham: Shema’s son, it is an Arabic name it means mercy

Cherith: A name of the seasonal valley.

Enon: Also called Aenon, it is a place, and it means cloud

Rechab: Malchiah’s father

Ginath: Father of Tibni

Jamin: Simeon’s son and it means right hand

Elizur: House of Reuben’s Prince

Silvanus: Roman deity

Epher: Grandson of Abraham and the name means lead, dust

Sinon: Aesimus’s son

Chilion: Son of Elimelech and the name means complete.

Felix: Procurator and it means happy.

Shishak (Susac): Egyptian Pharaoh

Ephah: Midian’s son, and it is an ancient measure

Adiel: Azmaveth’s father, and it means God’s ornament.

Nimrod: Cush’s son

Shamgar: Anath’s son

Elkanah: Hannah’s husband, and it means God has created.

Adriel: Nobleman and the name means God is my aid

Clement: He is a saint of Rome and means mild.

Festus: Procurator and it means prosperous

Coniah: King of Judah, and it means the Lord’s strength

Ahaz: King of Judah; means possessor.

Rabbi: Spiritual leader

Sceva: Priest

Andrew: Saint, it means brave

Raamah (Rama): Cush’s son and the name means lofty

Eliphaz: Son of Esau and it means God’s endeavor

Darius: Persian king, and it means rich

Abner: King Saul’s cousin, means God is my light.

Abida: Son of Midian, means worshipper, and it is a feminine name in Arab.

Ezel: A rock

Justus: An Archbishop

Samson: Judge

Ezer: A place of community settlement

Abihu: Son of Aaron and my father is God

Gispa: Gishpa, name of a leader, minor mention in the Bible

Sargon: Neo-Assyrian’s King

Darda: Means pearl of wisdom

Asher: Son of Jacob; it means joy

Samlah: Edom’s King

John: Saint and it means Yahweh is gracious

Ibhar: David’s son and it means elected

Joah: Asaph’s son and it means God is his brother

Dishan: Son of Seir the Horite, and it means a threshing

Eber: Israelites’ ancestor, it means anger

Ishvah: Asher’s son

Daniel: Noble youth of Jerusalem and means God is my judge.

Amon: Kong of Judah and it means true.

Ethan: Cymbal player and means strong

Barak: Ancient Isreal’s ruler

Gideon: Military leader and it means feller

Joel: Prophet and it means Yahweh is God

Jotham (Yotam): Gideon’s son and it means Yahweh is perfect

Hebron: Palastenian city

Jucal: Shelemiah’s son

Anak: Ahiman’s father

Gaddi: Susi’s son

Benoni: Another form of Benjamin, Rachel’s son, and the name mean pain.

Heman: A Levite and means faith

Jerah: Joktan’s son

Arah: Ulla’s son

Matthan: Jesus’ patrilineage according to Matthew

Crispus: Son of Roman Emperor Constantine and means curly-haired.

Igal: Joseph’s son and it means he redeems

Cyrus: Empire Achaemenid’s founder

Jahath: Judah’s son

Mash: Aram’s son

Hadad (Hadar): Son of Ishmael

Arnan: David’s descendent

Jalon: Ezrah’s son

Alvan: Shobal’s son

Jesher: Caleb’s son

Mashal: A parable and in Arabic it means light

Gershon: Son of Levi and it means stranger

Dan: Son of Jacob; means master

Ginath: Tibni’s father

Gaddiel: Sodi’s son

Mark (Marcus): An Evangelist

Jadon: A Prophet and it means a judge

Hethlon: A biblical city

Jahzeel: Naphtali’s son

Malchiel: Beriah’s son

Adalia: Haman’s son

Ibzan: A judge

Jachin: Copper pillar and it means he establishes

Eden: Means God’s garden

Lior: Jewish name and it means my light

Elah: Son of Baasha

Abdon: He is Micah’s son

Malchus: Servant of Priest

Addi: Cosam’s son

Gihon: Name of a river

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Resen: Cush’s son and it means spring

Onan: Judah’s son and it means strength

Laban: Rebekah’s brother

Hasupha: Name of a clan

Babel: Shinar’s city

Geliloth: A place name

Obal: Joktan’s son

Tarah: Serug’s son

Balak: Moab’s King

Heber: Asher’s grandson

Ocran: Pagiel’s father

Hiel: He rebuilt the Jericho

Artemas: Lystra’s Saint

Eder: Chief of Benjaminite

Hamul: Pharez’s son

Abdi: A name from the old testament and it means Yahweh’s servant

Reuben (Reuven): Jacob’s son and it means son

Ohad: Simeon’s son and it means power

Machir: Manasseh’s son

Perez: Judah’s son

Hagab (Agabus): He is a Prophet as per the new testament

Tidal: Goyim’s King

Nepheg: David’s son

Hanniel: Tribe Manasseh’s Prince

Enan: Ahira’s father

Hareph: Caleb’s descendent

Carmi: Reuben’s son

Naphish: Ishmael’s son

Riblah: A town name

Harhas: Shallum’s ancestor

Ehi: Benjamin’s son

Arnon: It is a stream name

Bela: Benjamin’s son

Nogah: David’s son

Arioch: He mentioned in the book “King of Ellasar”

Chelub: Judah’s descendent

Uphaz: Another form of Ophir

Eliphal: Ur’s son

Abarim: Mountain range

Haggi: Gad’s son

Dalphon: Haman’s son

Bethel: Name of a place

Eker: Bahrain’s area

Yohanan: Another form of John

Abdeel: Shelemiah’s father and it means God’s servant

Salmah (Salmon): Nahshon’s son

Birsha: Gomorrah’s King

Eben: A location mentioned in the Bible

Arba: He is mentioned in Joshua’s book and in anakites, he is known as the greatest person

Hamor: Shechem’s father

Ebed: Gaal’s father

Serug (Saruch): Reu’s son

Cabbon: A place name mentioned in the Bible

Rezin: A King and the name means messenger

Hanoch: Son of Midian and it means dedicated

Aquila: A name from the new testament and it means eagle

Yonah: He is a Prophet and it means dove

Jabez: Ancestor of Judah kings and the name means he makes the pain

Mahath: A Levite and it means breaking

Chislon: Elidad’s father

Shicron: A landmark

Ishpak: Shashak’s son

Ben: Short form of Benjamin

Sharon: It means plain

Abaddon: An Angel’s name and it means destruction

Becher: Benjamin’s son

Azmon: A site name and it means strength

Naashon (Nahshon): A tribal leader

Asa: A King’s name mentioned in the old testament and it means strong

Abiah (Abijah): This name is used for both male and female and the name means My father is Lord

Ozias (Azariah): Judah’s King

Abraham: He is a Patriarch and it means father for many

Irad: Enoch’s son

Shelomi: Prince Ahihud’s father

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Conclusion: I hope this list of biblical boy names brought a smile on your face. Kindly share with others.

Note: If you like any name from this list don’t forget to check with other sources also and after getting clear information go with a name. We are not responsible for any of your decisions.

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