48 Handpicked Names from the bible.

Here is a handpicked list of names of popular men from The Bible. The list includes names of kings, prophets, priests, disciples, apostles etc... Let this be your inspiration for finding the most suitable Bible names for boys.

Bible boy names starting with A
  1. 1. Abel
    In Hebrew, it means 'Vanity, breath'. Abel, son of Adam and Eve and killed by his brother Cain in a fit of jealousy.
  2. 2. Abner
    In Hebrew, it means 'father of light'. Abner, son of Ner- the name of Saul's cousin and was army commander during Saul's regime.
  3. 3. Adriel
    In Hebrew, it means 'God is my master','flock of God'. Adriel -the person who married Saul's daughter Merab.
  4. 4. Amos
    In Hebrew, it means 'carried by God'; 'burden'. Amos was the eighth century BC prophet who authored a book in his name.
Bible boy names starting with B
  1. 1. Boaz
    In Hebrew, it means 'swiftness'. Boaz was the wealthy and generous second husband of Ruth and kinsman of her first husband.
Bible boy names starting with D
  1. 1. Daniel
    In Hebrew, it means 'judgment of God; God my judge'. Daniel was a biblical prophet and writer of Book of Daniel.
  2. 2. David
    In Hebrew, it means 'beloved'. David was the name of the second king of Israel who slew the giant Goliath.
Bible boy names starting with E
  1. 1. Ebenezer
    In Hebrew, it means 'stone of help'. Ebenezer, a biblical place remembered for God's assistance in defeating the Philistines.
  2. 2. Ephraim
    In Hebrew, it means 'fruitful,increasing'. Ephraim, the second son of Joseph and founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.
  3. 3. Erastus
    In Greek, it means 'beloved'. Erastus was the name of Paul's assistant in the New Testament.
  4. 4. Ezekiel
    In Hebrew, it means 'the strength of God'. Ezekiel, author of the Book of Ezekiel, a prophet who was held as captive and taken to Babylon at the first fall of Jerusalem.
Bible boy names starting with G
  1. 1. Gideon
    In Hebrew, it means 'he that bruises or breaks; a destroyer' Gideon, a righteous judge called on by God to help the Jews rescue from the Midianites
Bible boy names starting with H
  1. 1. Hezekiah
    In Hebrew, it means 'God is my strength'; 'God has strengthened'. Hezekiah was the name of the king of Judah who succeeded his father, Ahaz.
Bible boy names starting with I
  1. 1. Isaac
    In Hebrew, it means 'Laughter'. Isaac, the promised son,born to Abraham and his wife Sarah.
Bible boy names starting with J
  1. 1. James
    It means 'Supplanter' and is derived from Jacob. James was one of the twelve disciples of Jesus Christ .
  2. 2. Jason
    In Hebrew, it means 'he that cures'. Jason was the name of a Samaritan who helped Apostle Paul.
  3. 3. Jethro
    In Hebrew, it means 'excellence'. Jethro was the father-in-law of Moses and also the priest of Midian.
  4. 4. Joel
    In Hebrew, it means 'he that wills or commands' Joel was one of King David's 'mighty men' and author of Book of Joel.
  5. 5. Jonathan
    In Hebrew, it means 'God's gift','Jehovah has given'. Jehovah was the eldest son of King Saul.(1 Samuel 13:2)
  6. 6. Joshua
    In Hebrew, it meansĀ  'Jehovah is savior','Jehovah is my salvation'. Joshua, the son of Nun, succeeded Moses to lead Israelites to the Promised Land.
  7. 7. Jotham
    In Hebrew, it means 'The Lord is perfect'. Jotham was Gideon's youngest son, who escaped the massacre of his seventy brothers. He was also theĀ  king of Judah during a time of military strife.
Bible boy names starting with L
  1. 1. Laban
    In Hebrew, it means 'white'. Brother of Isaac's wife Rebekah was named Laban.
  2. 2. Lazarus
    The Greek version of Hebrew origin, means 'God is my help'. The brother of Mary and Martha of Bethany whom Jesus raised from the dead.
Bible boy names starting with M
  1. 1. Mahlon
    In Hebrew, it means 'sickly'. Mahlon was the person who married Ruth and was the elder son of Naomi.
Bible boy names starting with N
  1. 1. Nain
    Eye in Hindi/Urdu; Pleasant, Sweet or Lovely in Hebrew Its the name of a town mentioned in The Bible, which was visited by Jesus - Luke 7:11
  2. 2. Nathan
    In Hebrew, it means 'given; giving; rewarded'. Nathan was a prophet and also the name of one of King David's sons.
  3. 3. Nehemiah
    In Hebrew, it means 'comforted by God'. Nehemiah was the prophet and the son of Hachaliah assigned the rebuilding of Jerusalem after the Babylonian captivity.
  4. 4. Noah
    In Hebrew, it means 'rest,repose,consolation'. As commanded by God, he saved his family and a pair of every species of animal from the wrath of God- the Flood.
Bible boy names starting with P
  1. 1. Phinehas
    In Hebrew, it means ' Oracle'. He was one of the sons of high priest Eli and also one of the sons of another high priest Eleazar.
Bible boy names starting with R
  1. 1. Reuben
    In Hebrew, it means 'who sees the son; the vision of the son'. Reuben was the first born son of Jacob and Leah, and the founder of one of the tribes of Israel.
  2. 2. Rosh
    In Hebrew, it means 'chief'. Rosh was the son of Benjamin.
Bible boy names starting with S
  1. 1. Seth
    In Hebrew,it means one who puts; appointed'. Seth was name of the third son of Adam and Eve.
  2. 2. Simeon
    In Hebrew, it means 'listening' Simeon was Leah and Jacob's son, and another Simeon, the old man who recognized Jesus as the Messiah.
Bible boy names starting with T
  1. 1. Titus
    In Latin, it means 'pleasing'. Titus was a trusted companion of Apostle Paul in the New Testament.
Bible boy names starting with V
  1. 1. Victor
    In Latin, it means 'victory'. Victor is the name given to Christ and his victory on the cross.
Bible boy names starting with Z
  1. 1. Zacharias
    In Hebrew, it means 'The Lord has remembered'. Zacharias was the husband of Elizabeth and father of John the Baptist in the New Testament.
  2. 2. Zephaniah
    In Hebrew, it means 'The Lord has concealed'; 'The Lord has protected'. Zephaniah was the name of the son of Cushi, also the son of Maaseiah and the father of Josiah.

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