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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. Able, Abel, Abiram, Abram, Abraham, or Abel: Abe
        2. Abednego, Abednigo: Abed
        3. Abel, Able.
        4. Abanese, Aban
        5. Abinago
        6. Absolom
        7. Adoniram, Adonyah: Adon
        8. Adelbert, Del, Delbert
        9. Agrippa
        10. 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.
        11. Alan, Alanson, Alonson
        12. Alderon, Alder, Ron
        13. Aldus
        14. Allasaph, Alasaph
        15. Alf, Alph, Alford, Alphus, Alphes, Alphas, Alphias, Alphord, Alfred.
        16. Alsen or Alson: Alson Deforest Blye, 1860's photographer, Syracuse NY, 
        17. Alton
        18. Alvon or Glen may be a nickname for Glenalvon.
        19. Amasa, Ammon, Ammy, Ammie, Amon
        20. Ambrose, Ambro
        21. Andoniram, Andy, Andon, Don
        22. Andrew, Andy
        23. Aphias, Aphus, Aphas, Aphis, Aphes, Aph
        24. Alphias, Alphas, Alphas, Alph, Alf
        25. Aarne, Aaron
        26. Aquilla
        27. Archibald, Archer, Arch
        28. Arthur, Artemas, Art
        29. Asahel, Asaph, Asa
        30. Ashael, Ash
        31. Asher
        32. Aubrey, Aubry: Aub, Aubie, Aubey, Auby
        33. Baborn
        34. Bert may be a nickname for 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.
        35. Ben may be a nickname for Benedict, Benjamin, Benaiah, Bendiah.
        36. Betham
        37. Bethuel, Beth
        38. Blaise
        39. Brown
        40. Bushrod, Bush
        41. Caleb, Cal, Cale
        42. Carleton, Carlton, Carlin, Carlisle, or Charles: Carl
        43. Cebern
        44. Cesar, Ceasar
        45. Challis
        46. Chesney, Chess, Ches
        47. Clayton, Clay
        48. Clement, Clemen, Clemens: Clem
        49. Clifford, Cliff
        50. Clyford
        51. Colson, Cole
        52. Coonrod, Coon, Rod
        53. Cornelius, Con
        54. Corydon, Cornelius: Corie, Cory
        55. Cloah, Cloe
        56. Culver
        57. Cuthbert, Cuth
        58. Cyrenius, Cyril, Cyrus, Cy
        59. Cypreau, Cy
        60. Dan’l is often written for Daniel.
        61. 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.
        62. Derris, DerisDerrie, Derry
        63. Dick: Richard or Melchezedick, Dick
        64. Dolph: Randolph, Rudolph.
        65. Don: Andoniram, Andon, Donald, Donovan, Donell, Donnell, Donel, Donnel, MacDonald.
        66. Dougal, Doug, Douglas
        67. Dovis, Dove
        68. Dyl, Dill may be a nickname for Dylan or Dylone.
        69. Early
        70. Ebben, Ebbon
        71. Eben may be a nickname for Ebeneezer.
        72. Eberhart, Hart
        73. Ed or Eddie may be a nickname for Edder, Edden, Edward, Edwardo, Eduardo, Edgar, Edmin, Eden, Edmiston, Edmund or Edwin.
        74. Eli may be a nickname or variant of Eliakim, Eliphalet, Elijah, Elihu, Elie, Eloi, Eloy, Ely, Eleazar, Elias, Elijah, Elisha, Elliot.
        75. El or Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        76. Elam
        77. Elephalet, Eliphalet, Elaphalet
        78. Eliakim
        79. Elvin
        80. Elton
        81. Eman, Emanuel
        82. Ephiram, Ephraim
        83. Ernst, Ernest, Ernie
        84. Eskell
        85. Estep
        86. Eu or Eus may be a nickname for Eustace.
        87. Evan
        88. Ez may be a nickname for Ezra.
        89. Fen may be a nickname for Fenton.
        90. Fergus, Ferguson
        91. Fielden
        92. Fin, Phineas, Finley
        93. Fordy or Fordie may be a nickname for Ford, Fordyce, Fordice, Fordham, Forde, Forden. Erford or Fordon.
        94. Francis is male and often had the nickname Frank. The spelling Frances is female and usually called Fanny, Franny, Frannie, or Fran.
        95. Frank may also be known as Francis or Franklin in census records.
        96. Fred is a nickname for Frederick, Fredrick, Frederic, Frederich, Frederico, Frederik, Fredric, Fredrik, Wilfred or Alfred.
        97. Freegift is a wonderful 18th c first name we found.
        98. Fritz for Frederic, Frederick.
        99. Gabe is a nickname for Gabriel.
        100. Gale may be a nickname for Galen.
        101. Gamliel, Gmali
        102. Garry or Gary may be a nickname for Garrick, Gerald, Gareth, Garret, Garrett.
        103. Garnet
        104. Gem, Gemmy, Jem, Jemmy for Jim, Jimmy, James.
        105. Gershom
        106. Gideon, Gid
        107. Glen may be a nickname for Glenalvon.
        108. Gobind
        109. Goodwyn, Goodwin, Godwin, Godwyn
        110. Greville
        111. Gus or Guss may be a nickname for August, Augusta, Augustus, Gustaf, Gustave, Gustauvus, Gaius, Angus, Gust, Argus, Augustin, Gustavo.
        112. Guy may be a nickname for Guysbert, also William, James in some families.
        113. Green, Greenberry, Greenberg, Greenman
        114. Hale may be a nickname for Halen.
        115. Harry or Harrie may be a nickname for Harald, Harailt, Herold, Harold, Henry, Harris, or Harrison.
        116. Hart, Hartman, Eberhart
        117. Haym
        118. Hazard
        119. Hector. Hec, Heck
        120. Henry or Harry is a nickname for Hendry in Scotland.
        121. Hepsibah
        122. Heran
        123. Hieronymus, Hiero, Hero, Hiram, Hironemus
        124. Hippolyte
        125. Hollis
        126. Horsham
        127. Hosephat, Hosaphat, Hosiphat
        128. Hosiah
        129. Howd or Howie may be a nickname for Howard.
        130. Isaac, Isac, Isaacher, Issacher
        131. Isaih, Isah, Isaiah
        132. Jack may be a nickname for John, Jonathan, Jacob, Jacques, Jackman, Jackie, Jacquin, Jacqin.
        133. James, Jim
        134. Jar, Jari, Jary, Jarry may be nicknames for Jarius.
        135. Jasper, Jap
        136. Jedediah, Jed, Ede
        137. Jer or Jerry may be a boys nickname for Jerauld, Jeremiah, Jerome,  Jeremy, Jered, Jerod, Jerold, Jerzy, Jheronimus, Jeronimus.
        138. Jher, Jheron, Jeron may be a nickname for Jheronimus, Jeronimus.
        139. Jehoshaphat, Jehosaphat, Jehosephat
        140. Jess or Jessie may be a nickname for Jesse.
        141. Job, Jobe
        142. Joe, Joey, Joie may be a nickname for Joseph, Josue, Joel, Josephat, Joemar.
        143. John: Census records might read John, Jon, Jonathon, Jonathan or Johnathon.
        144. Jonh for Jonathan.
        145. Jos or Jose is a nickname for Joseph, Josiah, Josephat, Josue, Joshua, Joemar, Joss or Jos.
        146. Joshua, Josh
        147. Josiah, Josia, Jose
        148. Late is a nickname for Laton, as in Laton Alton Huffman 1854-1931, American western photographer known as “Late Huffman.”
        149. Lauris may be a nickname for Lauriston.
        150. Lee may be a nickname for Leeander, Leander, Leo, Leopold, Leonard, Leroy. Leland, Leighton, Leith, Levi.
        151. Leo may be a nickname for Leopold, Leon, Leonard, Leonardo, Lee, Leander, Leroy.
        152. Levi as in Levi Strauss (1829-1902).
        153. Leviah
        154. Levity
        155. LLewen or Lew may be a nickname for LLewelyn, LLewellyn.
        156. Lon may be a nickname for Alonzo, Lonnie, Leonard, London, or simply Lon, which is a Gaelic name meaning “Fierce”.
        157. Lot is a biblical name, also Lott.
        158. Luddie or Lud is a nickname for Ludger.
        159. Lum may be a nickname for Columbus.
        160. Mac or Mack may be a nickname for MacDonald, MacLean, McKenzie, McKinley, MacKenzie.
        161. Magnus, Mag
        162. Mannie may be a nickname for Manoah, Manheim, Maynard, Manford, Manfred, Maynard, Manuel.
        163. Manoah
        164. Mark, Markman, Markaman, Marcus
        165. Mat, Mattie or Matt may be a male nickname for Mather, Matias, Mathias,  Matthias, Mattias, Matthew, Mateus, Mathieu, Mathian, Mateo, or Mathew.
        166. Marcus
        167. Mather
        168. Medorah, Med, Meddie, both male and female.
        169. Mel may be a nickname for Melvin, Melanchthon, Melchezedick.
        170. Melchezedick, Mel, Dick
        171. Meriweather, Meriwether
        172. Meshach, Meshack
        173. Mexico
        174. Montraville, Montreville
        175. Morrie, Mory or Morry may be a nickname for Morris, Moris, Moreland, Morland, Morford, Mortimer, Mordecai, Moore, Morgan, Morell, Morten, Maurice, Mortin.
        176. Mont, Monty may be a nickname for Montague, Montraville, Montreville.
        177. Mordecai, Mord
        178. Moses, Mose
        179. Moss
        180. Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        181. Nebuchadnezzar, Nebikanejah
        182. 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.
        183. Niram, Adoniram, Andoniram "Ni"
        184. Nirum, "Ni"
        185. Oba
        186. Octavius
        187. Odell
        188. Ollie may be a nickname for Oliver, Olaf, Olney, Olav, Olivier,  Olan, Ollan, or Olin.
        189. Omer
        190. Oremus
        191. Orliff
        192. Orrie, Orry may be a nickname for , Orlando, Oremus, Orliff, Orson, Orville, Orton, Orvin, Orland, Oren, Orin, Ora, Orlo, Orwin, Orford, Orman, Oura, Ort.
        193. Orm or Ormie may be a nickname for Orman, Orma, Ormel.
        194. Ort, Orth, Orthy may be a nickname for Orthello.
        195. Ossill, Orsell, Orcill, Orsil
        196. Oz or Ozzie may be a nickname for Ozro, Ozrah, Oswald, Ozias, Osman, Oswin, Oscar, Osmar, Osborn, Osgood, Osmond. 
        197. 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.)
        198. Pardon
        199. Park, Parke, Parker
        200. Pel, Pell may be a male nickname for Pelam or Pelham.
        201. Pericles
        202. Perry may be a nickname for Pericles, Peramice, Percival, Perland, Perrin, Perauld, Perlin.
        203. Percy or Perce may be a nickname for Percival, Persival, Percius.
        204. Pewman
        205. Pharady
        206. Pharas, Pharis
        207. Phil may be a nickname for Philomath, Philemon, Philo, Phillip, Philip, Philander, Philbert.
        208. Philomath
        209. Philemon
        210. Phincas
        211. Phinney, Phin, Fin may be a nickname for Phineas.
        212. Plymouth, Plymmouth
        213. Purtyman, Purty
        214. Pryor
        215. Rafael, Raphael, Rafe
        216. Ray may be a nickname for Raymond, Rayburn, Raynor, Ramon.
        217. Rob't is often written for Robert.
        218. Rod, Coonrod, Rodney, Roderick, Rodrick, Alderod
        219. Rogerus, Roger
        220. Ron, Ronald, Alderon
        221. Rich'd is often written for Richard.
        222. Roy may be a nickname for Elroy, Royal, Royce, Royd, Roydon.
        223. Rule, Rully, Ruly or Rul may be a nickname for Ruliff.
        224. Sabina, male.
        225. Sam may be a nickname for Samuel, Samson.
        226. Sam’l is often written for Samuel.
        227. Sarra, Sarrah
        228. Seddie or Seddy may be a nickname for Sedrig.
        229. Selah is a nickname for Methuselah.
        230. Seligman, Seligmann
        231. Semiranis, Semi
        232. Seneca
        233. Sinia
        234. Sep may be a nickname for Septimus.
        235. Shadrach, Shadrack, Shady, Shade
        236. Simeon
        237. Si or Cy: Sion, Zion, Josiah, Simon, Simeon, Silas, Cylas, Sylas, Cyrus.
        238. Smith
        239. Snow
        240. Solon, Solen
        241. Soloman, Solomon, Sollie, Sol
        242. Solvie, Sol or Sal may be a nickname for Salvatore, Salvador, Solvador.
        243. Spencer
        244. St. Clair, Clair
        245. Stoten
        246. Squire
        247. Sylvanus
        248. Taron
        249. Teddy is a nickname for Ted, Theodore,  Theophilus, Tedmund, Edward, Edwin, Edmund.
        250. Terry may be a nickname for Terrence, Terence, Terrell, Tarrance, Terry.
        251. Thad or Tad may be a nickname for Thadius, Thaddeus, Thaddius.
        252. Titus
        253. Thos is often written for Thomas.
        254. Thurston
        255. Theo, Theophilus, Theodore.
        256. Uriah, Ure
        257. ValentineVal
        258. Vanderbilt, nickname Van
        259. Vince may be a nickname for Vincil or Vincent.
        260. Watson
        261. Welcome
        262. Wiley
        263. William, Wm., Bill, Billie, Will, Willie
        264. 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.
        265. Whipple Clark, husband of Eliza, Madison NY.
        266. Worth may be a nickname for Worthing.
        267. ZadZaddy or Zaddie may be a nickname for Zadder, Zadock, Zadoc, Zadius, Zadmen, Zadman.
        268. Zadock, Zadoc
        269. Zavala
        270. Zeb or Zib may be a nickname for Zebina, Zebedee, Zebediah, Zebulon.
        271. Zebina
        272. Zed or Zeddie may ne a nickname for Zedder.
        273. Zenos or Senos is a first name.
        274. Zephonia, Zeph
        275. Zeri may be a nickname for Zared, Zero, Zerah, Zerahiah, Zeredah, Zeresh, Zereth, or Zer.
        276. Zerua, Zeruah, Zerah, Zera
        277. Zurishaddai, Zuris
        278. Zore, Zora or Zoro may be a nickname for Zoraster, Zoroaster, as in Zoroaster Dike of Vermont born 1803.

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