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19th c. Old Victorian Nicknames Boys Male Baby Biblical Names Men

19th Century Men’s Victorian era Old Names & Nicknames

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19th c. Names: Hundreds of popular 19th century Victorian nicknames for Genealogy We collect old nicknames, can you help? email us with more. This is also a great source for boy baby names. Check out our Victorian boys, male nickname page here. Many of these old American names are Bible, Biblical names.

Boys Male Victorian Nicknames, baby Names, Biblical Names......

        1. Abiel, Able, Abel, Abiram, Abram, Abraham, or Abel: Abe
        2. Abednego, Abednigo: Abed
        3. Abel, Able, Abiel.
        4. Abanese, Aban
        5. Abinago
        6. Abiram, Abiran
        7. Abner
        8. Absolom
        9. Achsah
        10. Adoniram, Adonyah: Adon
        11. Adelbert, Del, Delbert
        12. Agrippa
        13. Al may be a nickname for Aldus, Alton, Alderon, Allesaph, Alford, Alfred, Alson, Alsen, Alico, Alphonse, Alonson, Alanson, Albus, Alpine, Allan, Allen, Alan, Albert, Alastair, Alton, Alcott, Alden, Aldrich, Aldo, Alexander, Alex, Alec, Alfred, Alger, Algernon, Alison, Allister, Allard, Alonzo, Albion, or Alvin.
        14. Alan, Alanson, Alonson
        15. Alderon, Alder, Ron
        16. Aldus
        17. Allasaph, Alasaph
        18. Alf, Alph, Alford, Alphus, Alphes, Alphas, Alphias, Alphord, Alfred
        19. Alpheas, Alpheus
        20. Alsen or Alson: Alson Deforest Blye, 1860's photographer, Syracuse NY, 
        21. Alton
        22. Alvon or Glen may be a nickname for Glenalvon.
        23. Amasa, Ammon, Ammy, Ammie, Amon
        24. Ambrose, Ambro
        25. Andoniram, Andy, Andon, Don
        26. Andrew, Andy
        27. Aphias, Aphus, Aphas, Aphis, Aphes, Aph
        28. Alphias, Alphas, Alphas, Alph, Alf
        29. Aarne, Aaron
        30. Aquilla
        31. Archibald, Archer, Arch
        32. Arkill
        33. Armin, Arminius, Armenius
        34. Arthur, Art
        35. Arunah
        36. Artemus, Artemas
        37. Asahel, Asaph, Asa
        38. Ashael, Ash
        39. Ashbel, Ash
        40. Asher
        41. Aubrey, Aubry: Aub, Aubie, Aubey, Auby
        42. Aza
        43. Baborn
        44. Beriah
        45. Bert may be a nickname for Berton, Albert, Bertram, Bertrand, Bertran, Cuthbert, Egbert, Gilbert or Gilburt, Burt, Herbert, Hubert, Lambert, Norbert, Robert, Wilbert, Berthold, Berton, Burton, Delbert, Inglebert, Engelbert, Filbert or Hulbert.
        46. Ben may be a nickname for Benedict, Benjamin, Benjamine, Benaiah, Bendiah.
        47. Betham
        48. Bethuel, Beth
        49. Blaise
        50. Brown
        51. Burch, Birch
        52. Bushrod, Bush
        53. Caleb, Cal, Cale
        54. Carleton, Carlton, Carlin, Carlisle, or Charles: Carl
        55. Cebern
        56. Cesar, Ceasar
        57. Cephas
        58. Challis
        59. Chesney, Chess, Ches
        60. Clane
        61. Clayton, Clay
        62. Clement, Clemen, Clemens: Clem
        63. Clifford, Cliff
        64. Clio
        65. Clyford
        66. Colson, Cole
        67. Coonrod, Coon, Rod
        68. Cornelius, Con, Cornelian
        69. Corydon, Cornelius: Corie, Cory
        70. Cleon
        71. Cloah, Cloe
        72. Culver
        73. Cuthbert, Cuth
        74. Cyrenius, Cyril, Cyrus, Cy
        75. Cypreau, Cy
        76. Dan’l is often written for Daniel.
        77. Darrus, Darius, Darrius
        78. Del may be a nickname for Adelbert, Delbert, Delburt, Delmar, Delling, Delwyn, Delwin, Delevan, Adelbert, Delano, Delmer, Delmar, Delman, Delmore, Dell, Delray, Dellray, Delroy, Dellroy.
        79. Derris, DerisDerrie, Derry
        80. Dick: Richard or Melchezedick, Dick
        81. Dillay, Dillaye
        82. Dolph: Randolph, Rudolph.
        83. Don: Andoniram, Andon, Donald, Donovan, Donell, Donnell, Donel, Donnel, MacDonald.
        84. Dougal, Doug, Douglas
        85. Doris (boy)
        86. Dovis, Dove
        87. Dyl, Dill may be a nickname for Dylan or Dylone.
        88. Early
        89. Ebben, Ebbon
        90. Eben may be a nickname for Ebeneezer.
        91. Eberhart, Hart
        92. Ed or Eddie may be a nickname for Edder, Edden, Edward, Edwardo, Eduardo, Edgar, Edmin, Eden, Edmiston, Edmund or Edwin.
        93. Eden
        94. Elder
        95. Eli may be a nickname or variant of Eliakim, Eliphalet, Elijah, Elihu, Elie, Eloi, Eloy, Ely, Eleazar, Elias, Elijah, Elisha, Elliot.
        96. El or Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        97. Elam
        98. Eldred
        99. Elephalet, Eliphalet, Elaphalet
        100. Eliakim
        101. Eliphat
        102. Elvin
        103. Elton
        104. Eman, Emanuel
        105. Emmons
        106. Enoch
        107. Ephiram, Ephraim, Epher
        108. Ernst, Ernest, Ernie
        109. Eskell
        110. Estep
        111. Eu or Eus may be a nickname for Eustace.
        112. Evan
        113. Ez may be a nickname for Ezra.
        114. Fen may be a nickname for Fenton.
        115. Fergus, Ferguson
        116. Fielden
        117. Fin, Phineas, Finley
        118. Flavel
        119. Floyd, Floyde
        120. Fordy or Fordie may be a nickname for Ford, Fordyce, Fordice, Fordham, Forde, Forden. Erford or Fordon.
        121. Forrest
        122. Francis is male and often had the nickname Frank. The spelling Frances is female and usually called Fanny, Franny, Frannie, or Fran.
        123. Frank may also be known as Francis or Franklin in census records.
        124. Fred is a nickname for Frederick, Fredrick, Frederic, Frederich, Frederico, Frederik, Fredric, Fredrik, Wilfred or Alfred.
        125. Freegift is a wonderful 18th c first name we found.
        126. Free, Freeman
        127. Fritz for Frederic, Frederick.
        128. Gabe is a nickname for Gabriel.
        129. Gale may be a nickname for Galen.
        130. Gamliel, Gmali
        131. Garry or Gary may be a nickname for Garrick, Gerald, Gareth, Garret, Garrett.
        132. Garnet
        133. Gem, Gemmy, Jem, Jemmy for Jim, Jimmy, James.
        134. Gershom, Gersham
        135. Gideon, Gid
        136. Glen may be a nickname for Glenalvon.
        137. Gobind
        138. Goodwyn, Goodwin, Godwin, Godwyn
        139. Greville
        140. Greenleaf, Green
        141. Gus or Guss may be a nickname for August, Augusta, Augustus, Gustaf, Gustave, Gustauvus, Gaius, Angus, Gust, Argus, Augustin, Gustavo.
        142. Guy may be a nickname for Guysbert, also William, James in some families.
        143. Green, Greenberry, Greenberg, Greenman
        144. Hale may be a nickname for Halen.
        145. Harry or Harrie may be a nickname for Harald, Harailt, Herold, Harold, Henry, Harris, or Harrison.
        146. Hart, Hartman, Eberhart
        147. Haskel
        148. Haym
        149. Hazard
        150. Hector, Hec, Heck
        151. Hence 
        152. Hendry (Scottish, nickname can be Henry or Harry)
        153. Henry, Henery
        154. Hepsibath
        155. Heptasoph, Heptisoph
        156. Heran
        157. Hibbard
        158. Hieronymus, Hiero, Hero, Hiram, Hironemus
        159. Hippolyte
        160. Hollis
        161. Horsham
        162. Hosephat, Hosaphat, Hosiphat
        163. Hosiah
        164. Howd or Howie may be a nickname for Howard
        165. Hypatis
        166. Isaac, Isac, Isaacher, Issacher
        167. Isaih, Isah, Isaiah
        168. Israel
        169. Jack may be a nickname for John, Jonathan, Jacob, Jacques, Jackman, Jackie, Jacquin, Jacqin
        170. Jahiel
        171. James, Jim
        172. Jar, Jari, Jary, Jarry may be nicknames for Jarius.
        173. Jasper, Jap
        174. Jedediah, Jed, Ede
        175. Jer or Jerry may be a boys nickname for Jerauld, Jeremiah, Jerome,  Jeremy, Jered, Jerod, Jerold, Jerzy, Jheronimus, Jeronimus, Jehovah.
        176. Jerah
        177. Jher, Jheron, Jeron may be a nickname for Jheronimus, Jeronimus.
        178. Jehoshaphat, Jehosaphat, Jehosephat
        179. Jess or Jessie may be a nickname for Jesse.
        180. Job, Jobe
        181. Joe, Joey, Joie may be a nickname for Joseph, Josue, Joel, Josephat, Joemar.
        182. John: Census records might read John, Jon, Jonathon, Jonathan or Johnathon.
        183. Jonh for Jonathan.
        184. Jos or Jose is a nickname for Joseph, Josiah, Josephat, Josue, Joshua, Joemar, Joss or Jos.
        185. Joshua, Josh
        186. Josiah, Josia, Jose
        187. Junius, June, Juna
        188. Larnard
        189. Late is a nickname for Laton, as in Laton Alton Huffman 1854-1931, American western photographer known as “Late Huffman.”
        190. Lauris may be a nickname for Lauriston.
        191. Lee may be a nickname for Leeander, Leander, Leo, Leopold, Leonard, Leroy. Leland, Leighton, Leith, Levi.
        192. Leo may be a nickname for Leopold, Leon, Leonard, Leonardo, Lee, Leander, Leroy.
        193. Lent
        194. Levi as in Levi Strauss (1829-1902), also Levis.
        195. Leviah
        196. Levity
        197. Let
        198. LLewen or Lew may be a nickname for LLewelyn, LLewellyn.
        199. Lon may be a nickname for Alonzo, Lonnie, Leonard, London, or simply Lon, which is a Gaelic name meaning “Fierce”.
        200. Lot is a biblical name, also Lott.
        201. Luddie or Lud is a nickname for Ludger.
        202. Lum may be a nickname for Columbus.
        203. Lyman
        204. Lyric
        205. Mac or Mack may be a nickname for MacDonald, MacLean, McKenzie, McKinley, MacKenzie.
        206. Magnus, Mag
        207. Major
        208. Mannie may be a nickname for Manoah, Manheim, Maynard, Manford, Manfred, Maynard, Manuel.
        209. Manoah
        210. Mark, Markman, Markaman, Marcus
        211. Mat, Mattie or Matt may be a male nickname for Mather, Matias, Mathias,  Matthias, Mattias, Matthew, Mateus, Mathieu, Mathian, Mateo, or Mathew.
        212. Marcus
        213. Mather
        214. Medorah, Med, Meddie, both male and female.
        215. Mel may be a nickname for Melvin, Melanchthon, Melchezedick.
        216. Melanchton, Melancthon
        217. Melchezedick, Mel, Dick
        218. Mercy (male)
        219. Meriweather, Meriwether
        220. Meshach, Meshack
        221. Mexico
        222. Montraville, Montreville
        223. Morrie, Mory or Morry may be a nickname for Mora, Morris, Moris, Moreland, Morland, Morford, Mortimer, Mordecai, Moore, Morgan, Morell, Morten, Maurice, Mortin.
        224. Mont, Monty may be a nickname for Montague, Montraville, Montreville
        225. Mora
        226. Mordecai, Mord
        227. Moses, Mose
        228. Moss
        229. Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        230. Nebuchadnezzar, Nebikanejah
        231. Ned may be a nickname for Edward, Edgar, Edmin, Theodore (as in Neddy or Teddy) or Edwin, Edwardo, Eduardo, Edmin, Eden, Edmiston, Eddie, or Edmund.
        232. Nehemiah
        233. Nin, Ninian
        234. Niram, Adoniram, Andoniram "Ni"
        235. Nirum, "Ni"
        236. Noah, Noahdiah
        237. Oba
        238. Obad, Obadiah
        239. Octavius
        240. Odell
        241. Ollie may be a nickname for Oliver, Olaf, Olney, Olav, Olivier,  Olan, Ollan, or Olin.
        242. Omer
        243. Oremus, Orenus
        244. Oris
        245. Orliff
        246. Orrie, Orry may be a nickname for , Orlando, Oremus, Orliff, Orson, Orville, Orton, Orvin, Orland, Oren, Orin, Ora, Orlo, Orwin, Orford, Orman, Oura, Ort.
        247. Orm or Ormie may be a nickname for Orman, Orma, Ormel.
        248. Ort, Orth, Orthy may be a nickname for Orthello.
        249. Ossill, Orsell, Orcill, Orsil
        250. Ovid, Ovide
        251. Oz or Ozzie may be a nickname for Ozro, Ozrah, Oswald, Ozias, Osman, Oswin, Oscar, Osmar, Osborn, Osgood, Osmond. 
        252. P names: John and Mary Austin had these children between 1739 and 1755: Plevus, Pavis, Paulus, Prisimus, Parvis, Picus, Anstis, Lettice, Polepas, Phineas, and Percius, all in one family! (All the P names are male.)
        253. Pacificus
        254. Pardon
        255. Park, Parke, Parker
        256. Pel, Pell may be a male nickname for Pelam or Pelham
        257. Pericles
        258. Perry may be a nickname for Pericles, Peramice, Percival, Perland, Perrin, Perauld, Perlin.
        259. Percy or Perce may be a nickname for Percival, Persival, Percius.
        260. Pewman
        261. Pharady
        262. Pharas, Pharis
        263. Phil may be a nickname for Philomath, Philemon, Philo, Phillip, Philip, Philander, Philbert.
        264. Philemon, Philaman, Philamen, Philoman
        265. Philetus
        266. Philomath
        267. Philemon
        268. Phincas
        269. Phinney, Phin, Fin may be a nickname for Phineas
        270. Pimm
        271. Placidus, Placidius
        272. Plymouth, Plymmouth
        273. Purtyman, Purty
        274. Pryor
        275. Pyam, Py
        276. Rafael, Raphael, Rafe
        277. Ray may be a nickname for Raymond, Rayburn, Raynor, Ramon.
        278. Reece, Rhys
        279. Robah
        280. Rob't is often written for Robert.
        281. Rod, Coonrod, Rodney, Roderick, Rodrick, Alderod
        282. Rogerus, Roger
        283. Ron, Ronald, Alderon
        284. Rich'd is often written for Richard.
        285. Roy may be a nickname for Elroy, Royal, Royce, Royd, Roydon.
        286. Rule, Rully, Ruly or Rul may be a nickname for Ruliff.
        287. Sabina, male.
        288. Sam may be a nickname for Samuel, Samson.
        289. Sam’l is often written for Samuel.
        290. Sarra, Sarrah
        291. Schuyler
        292. Seddie or Seddy may be a nickname for Sedrig.
        293. Selah is a nickname for Methuselah.
        294. Seligman, Seligmann
        295. Semiranis, Semi
        296. Seneca
        297. Shirley (male)
        298. Sinia
        299. Sep may be a nickname for Septimus.
        300. Shadrach, Shadrack, Shady, Shade
        301. Simeon
        302. Si or Cy: Sion, Zion, Josiah, Simon, Simeon, Silas, Cylas, Sylas, Cyrus.
        303. Smith
        304. Snow
        305. Solon, Solen
        306. Soloman, Solomon, Sollie, Sol
        307. Solvie, Sol or Sal may be a nickname for Salvatore, Salvador, Solvador.
        308. Spencer
        309. St. Clair, Clair
        310. Stillman
        311. Stoten
        312. Squire
        313. Sylvanus
        314. Taron
        315. Tarrant
        316. Teddy is a nickname for Ted, Theodore,  Theophilus, Tedmund, Edward, Edwin, Edmund.
        317. Terry may be a nickname for Terrence, Terence, Terrell, Tarrance, Terry.
        318. Thad or Tad may be a nickname for Thadius, Thaddeus, Thaddius
        319. Theron
        320. Timm
        321. Titus
        322. Thos is often written for Thomas.
        323. Thurston
        324. Theo, Theophilus, Theodore.
        325. Uriah, Ure
        326. ValentineVal, Volentine, Vol
        327. Vanderbilt, nickname Van
        328. Vince may be a nickname for Vincil or Vincent.
        329. Volentine
        330. Volomon
        331. Watson
        332. Welcome
        333. Wiley
        334. William, Wm., Bill, Billie, Will, Willie
        335. Willie may be a nickname for William, Willis, Wilson, Wilton, Wilkes, Wilkie, Wilhelm, Wilson, Willie, Willard, Wilmer, Wilbur, Wilbert, Wilburt, Wilford, Wilmot, Wilfred, Wilfrid, Willaby, Will.
        336. Winfield, Winford
        337. Whipple Clark, husband of Eliza, Madison NY.
        338. Worth may be a nickname for Worthing.
        339. ZadZaddy or Zaddie may be a nickname for Zadder, Zadock, Zadoc, Zadius, Zadmen, Zadman, Zada.
        340. Zadock, Zadoc
        341. Zavala
        342. Zeb or Zib may be a nickname for Zebina, Zebedee, Zebediah, Zebulon
        343. Zeba, Ziba
        344. Zebina
        345. Zed or Zeddie may ne a nickname for Zedder.
        346. Zenos or Senos is a first name.
        347. Zeph: Zephonia, Zephicus, Zepherell, Zephidas, Zephas, Zephus, Zepha
        348. Zeri may be a nickname for Zared, Zero, Zerah, Zerahiah, Zeredah, Zeresh, Zereth, or Zer.
        349. Zerua, Zeruah, Zerah, Zera
        350. Zurishaddai, Zuris
        351. Zore, Zora or Zoro may be a nickname for Zoraster, Zoroaster, as in Zoroaster Dike of Vermont born 1803.

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