The Ultimate List of Baby Boy Names From The Bible

December 21, 2018
Baby boys names from the Bible are trendy. Not only have they stood the test of time, but they most often have significant meaning to the parents. Mike and I have used many biblical names as part of our seven children's name. Yes, seven..but don't judge. Are you looking for a unique baby boy name that comes from the Bible? If so we have the list for you. We have included boy names from the Bible.

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Abel:
competent Biblical reference: Genesis 4, Not a wonderful story but Abel pleased God.
Abraham (Abram):
Father of Multitudes  Biblical reference: Gen 12-24; Rom 4:1-12
Adam:
To be Red Biblical reference: Genesis 2
Amos:
Carried by God Biblical reference: Amos 1
Andrew:
Manly Biblical reference: John1 Related post:
Asa:
Healer, Physician (this is my sweet grandson's name) Biblical reference: 1 Kings 15, 2 Chronicles Related Post: French Baby Boy Names Millennial Moms will Cherish Related Post: The Perfect List of Old Fashioned Baby Boy Names
Asher:
Happy Biblical reference: Genesis 30:13
Azariah:
God (Yahweh) has helped  Biblical reference: Daniel 1:6-7
Barnabas:
son of comfort Biblical reference: Acts 4:36

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Bartholomew (Bart):
son of Talmai Biblical reference: Matthew, Mark, and Luke
Benjamin:
son of the right hand Biblical reference: Genesis 35:18
Boaz:
swiftness Biblical reference: Ruth
Cain:
Acquired Biblical reference: Genesis 4

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Caleb:
a dog; faithful Biblical reference: Numbers 13–14).
Daniel:
God is my judge Biblical reference: Daniel
David:
Beloved Biblical reference: 1 Samuel
Eli:
Ascent Biblical reference: 1 Samuel 7 Alternatives of Eli: Elijah, Elisha, Eliezer, Elimelech, Elias (our son is Elias Nikolas) You might like: The most effective ways to rock Second Trimester Pregnancy for the millennial mom
Elijah:
Yahweh is my God Biblical reference: 1 Kings 17–19, 2 Kings 1–2
Elisha:
God is salvation Biblical reference: 1 Kings 19:16,17
Ethan:
strong and optimistic, solid and enduring; permanent Biblical reference: 1 Kings 4:31, Ps. 89 title, 1 Chr. 2:6 and 2:8, 1 Chr. 6:42 and 6:44, and 1 Chr. 15:17 and 15:19
Ezekiel:
God will strengthen Biblical reference: Ezekiel 32:7 and Revelation 6:12 Related Post: 20 Unique Baby Boy Names for The Millennial Mom Related
Ezra:
Help, helper Biblical reference: Ezra 7:10
Gideon:
Destroyer One who has a stump in place of a hand Biblical reference: Judges
Isaac:
Laughter, he will laugh Biblical reference: Genesis chapters 17, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, and 35
Isaiah:
YAHWEH is salvation Biblical reference: Isaiah 26:19
Jabez:
he makes sorrowful Biblical reference: 1 Chronicle 4:9-10
Jacob:
one who has been strong against God Biblical reference: Genesis 25:19
Jadon:
God has heard," "thankful Biblical reference: Nehemiah
James:
supplanter Biblical Reference: Matthew, Luke, Acts and more (our son is Hunter James)
Jared:
Rose Biblical reference: Genesis 5:18, 5:21, 5:27
Jedediah:
Beloved of the Lord Biblical reference: 2 Samuel 12:25
Jeremiah:
May Jehovah exalt Biblical reference: Jeremiah, Gospel of Matthew 2:17, 16:14 and 27:9
Jethro:
abundance Biblical reference: Exodus 2:18
John:
Jehovah has been gracious Biblical reference: John
Jonah:
Dove Biblical reference: Jonah
Joseph:
May Jehovah add/give increase Biblical reference: Matthew 13:55
Joshua:
YAHWEH is salvation Biblical reference: Exodus 17
Josiah:
Jehovah has healed Biblical reference: 2 Kings 22
Jude:
Praise Biblical reference: Jude
Levi:
joined, attached Biblical reference: Genesis
Luke:
Light giving Biblical reference: Luke
Mark:
God of war Biblical reference:  Mark
Micaiah:
who is like God ~ My baby boys middle name! "Greyson Micaiah" Biblical reference: 1 Kings 22
Nathan:
gave Biblical reference: Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles
Nathanael:
Gift of God; God has given ~ My sons name "Gavin Nathaniel" Biblical reference: Acts 1:13
Nehemiah:
YAHWEH comforts Biblical reference: Nehemiah 
Noah:
repose or rest Biblical reference: Genesis 6.10-9.19
Paul:
Humble Biblical reference: Acts 13:9, many other places
Peter:
stone Biblical reference: 1 Peter
Phineas:
Oracle Biblical reference: Exodus 6:25
Reuben:
behold, a son Biblical reference: Genesis
Samson:
Sun child; bright sun Biblical reference: Judges 16
Samuel:
God has heard Biblical reference: 1 Samuel  
Saul:
Asked for; inquired of God Biblical reference: 1 Samuel 10:1)
Seth:
Anointed Biblical reference: Genesis
Simeon:
just and devout Biblical reference: Luke 2:25–35
Simon:
listen Biblical reference: Matt. 13: 55; Mark 6: 3
Solomon:
Peace Biblical reference: 1 Kings
Thomas:
twin Biblical reference: John 11:16
Tobiah:
the Lord is good Biblical reference: Nehemiah
Zechariah:
Yahweh has remembered Biblical reference: Zechariah
Zebedee:
Yahweh (or The Lord) Has Bestowed Biblical reference: Matthew 4:21-22 and Mark 1:19-20 We hope you enjoyed our latest list of baby boy names. Each of these boy names came straight from the Bible. Comment and let us know which names you loved the most! trish's signature from habibi house
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