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Badass medieval boy names and their meaning

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There are a ton of great names for boys from medieval times you should check out for a unique and handsome way to name your new baby boy.

Cool medieval male names are becoming a thing over the years and have always sounded beautiful.

Often you can find some of these fantasy medieval boy names in books as well since they are popular with writers.

The medieval times were approximately from the 5th century until the 15th century and included a lot of rises and falls of different empires plus the black plague.

Thinking of the classic male figures we know as medieval includes strong and powerful man like King Arthur and the Vikings roaming the seas back in the days.

Having a medieval name is truly badass and a great choice for boys.

This list will help you find the perfect one.

Medieval baby boy names

Medieval boy names starting with A

Abrecan meaning “storm”

Adalbert meaning “noble and bright”

Aelfric meaning “elf ruler”

Alaric meaning “noble ruler”

Alan meaning “deer”

Aldous meaning “old”

Amalaric meaning “ruler of work”

Archibald meaning “genuine”

Arlys meaning “honorable”

Arne meaning “eagle”

Arram meaning “high”

Arthur meaning “bear”

Medieval boy names starting with B

Bahram meaning “victorious”

Bard meaning “poet”

Bartholomew meaning “furrow”

Bellinus meaning “name of a king”

Benedict meaning “blessed”

Beorn meaning “warrior”

Bernard meaning “brave bear”

Berthar meaning “bright army”

Bertram meaning “bright raven”

Björn meaning “bear”

Breanainn meaning “prince”

Brian meaning “hill”

Burchard meaning “brave, protection”

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Medieval boy names starting with C

Cadman meaning “battle man”

Caratacos meaning “love”

Carloman meaning a combination of “carl” and “man”

Cassian meaning “vain”

Calvin meaning “bald”

Charibert meaning “glorious warrior”

Childebert meaning “bright battle”

Childeric meaning “strong battle”

Chlodomer meaning “famous”

Christian meaning a christian person.

Clovis meaning “famous battle”

Conchobar meaning a combination of “desiring” and “hound”

Conrad meaning “brave counsel”

Crispin meaning “curly”

Cyprian meaning “man of Cyprus”

Medieval boy names starting with D

Daegal meaning “dweller”

Dagaric meaning “mighty day”

Dagobert meaning “bright day”

Donnchad meaning “brown battle”

Dustin meaning “dark stone”

Drogo meaning “carry”

Drew meaning “ghost”

Drustan meaning “riot”

Medieval boy names starting with E

Eberulf meaning a combination of “wolf” and “wild boar”

Elric meaning “wise ruler”

Emil meaning “envious”

Euric meaning a combination of “mighty” and “age”

Eustace meaning “fruitful”

Medieval boy names starting with F

Farmon meaning “traveler”

Feidlimid meaning “beauty”

Finnian meaning “fair”

Firmin meaning “firm”

Florian meaning “flowering”

Medieval boy names starting with G

Galchobhar meaning “help”

Gandalf meaning “wand elf”

Gararic meaning “strong spear”

Gerold meaning “spear”

Godfrey meaning “peaceful”

Godwin meaning “gods peace” or “friend of god”

Gomes meaning “man”

Gregory meaning “watchman” or “watchful”

Grimm meaning “fierce”

Grimwald meaning “prevail”

Gundebad meaning “battle”

Gunderic meaning “mighty war”

Guntram meaning “war raven”

Medieval boy names starting with H

Hamlin meaning “home lover”

Hamo meaning “home”

Hann meaning “God is gracious”

Hariric meaning “strong army”

Hartmut meaning “brave mind”

Hawk meaning “hawk”

Hick meaning “brave ruler”

Hildebald meaning “brave battle”

Hildebert also meaning “brave battle”

Hilderic meaning “strong battle”

Hilperic meaning a combination of “strong” and “to help”

Huneric meaning “strong Hun”

Medieval boy names starting with J

Jeremiah meaning “exhaled of god”

Jerome meaning “holy name”

John meaning “god is gracious” (one of the most popular names back then)

Justus meaning “fair”

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Medieval boy names starting with K

Kazamir meaning “destroyer of peace”

Kenric meaning “fearless leader”

Medieval boy names starting with L

Lancaster meaning “resident of lancaster”

Leif meaning “beloved”

Lidman meaning “sailor”

Leoric meaning “like a lion”

Leofric meaning “dear ruler”

Leofwine meaning “dear friend”

Lothar meaning “famous warrior”

Lucan meaning “inhabitant of Luca”

Luce meaning “light”

Medieval boy names starting with M

Maganhar meaning “army, strength”

Maurice also meaning “dark skinned”

Maurin meaning “dark skinned”

Meginhard meaning “hardy, strength”

Milo meaning “generous”

Miles meaning “soldier”

Mogan meaning “early”

Morcant meaning “bright sea” or a combination of “sea” and “circle”

Mundric meaning “strong protection”

Medieval boy names starting with N

Nechtan meaning “damp”

Neville meaning “from new farmland”

Njal meaning “champion”

Novel meaning “young”

Medieval boy names starting with O

Ode meaning “wealth”

Odel meaning “wealthy”

Oliver meaning “elf warrior”

Orvyn meaning “spear friend”

Osmund meaning “god protector”

Osric meaning “divine ruler”

Medieval boy names starting with P

Pascal meaning “born at easter”

Pascow meaning “easter”

Piers meaning “rock” or “stone”

Medieval boy names starting with R

Radax meaning “unknown”

Ragnachar meaning “vigilant advice”

Randolf meaning a combination of “wolf” and “rim of shield”

Reccared meaning “strong counsel”

Rex meaning “king”

Ricard meaning “powerful ruler”

Richar meaning “strong army”

Richard meaning “brave ruler”

Ricarad meaning “strong counsel”

Rinan meaning “rain”

Robert meaning “bright frame”

Rodor meaning “sky”

Rogue meaning “crow”

Rolf meaning a combination of “wolf” and “fame”

Medieval boy names starting with S

Salvador meaning “savior”

Sauvage meaning “wild”

Sigeric meaning “powerful victory”

Sigismund meaning a combination of “protector” and “victory” or “bright victory”

Sinley meaning “friendly”

Svend meaning “young man”

Medieval boy names starting with T

Tadio meaning “heart”

Teague meaning “poet”

Theodoric meaning “peoples ruler”

Theudebald meaning “brave people”

Thomas meaning “twin”

Titian – the meaning of this name is unknown

Torsten meaning “Thor’s stone”

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Medieval boy names starting with V

Vittorio meaning “champion”

Medieval boy names starting with W

Warinbert meaning a combination of “to defend” and “bright”

Wilkin meaning “helmet of will”

William meaning “helmet of will”

Wolf meaning “wolf”

Wolfgang meaning “wolf path”

Wolfram meaning “wolf raven”

Wulfhelm meaning “wolf protection”

Wymond meaning “battle protector”

Wyot meaning “battle hardy”

Medieval boy names starting with Z

Zemislav meaning “family glory”

Which one of those names is your favorite? Or do you know any other great medieval boy names with meaning we need to know?

Let us know in the comments!

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