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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 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. Clyford
        65. Colson, Cole
        66. Coonrod, Coon, Rod
        67. Cornelius, Con, Cornelian
        68. Corydon, Cornelius: Corie, Cory
        69. Cleon
        70. Cloah, Cloe
        71. Culver
        72. Cuthbert, Cuth
        73. Cyrenius, Cyril, Cyrus, Cy
        74. Cypreau, Cy
        75. Dan’l is often written for Daniel.
        76. Darrus, Darius, Darrius
        77. 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.
        78. Derris, DerisDerrie, Derry
        79. Dick: Richard or Melchezedick, Dick
        80. Dillay, Dillaye
        81. Dolph: Randolph, Rudolph.
        82. Don: Andoniram, Andon, Donald, Donovan, Donell, Donnell, Donel, Donnel, MacDonald.
        83. Dougal, Doug, Douglas
        84. Doris (boy)
        85. Dovis, Dove
        86. Dyl, Dill may be a nickname for Dylan or Dylone.
        87. Early
        88. Ebben, Ebbon
        89. Eben may be a nickname for Ebeneezer.
        90. Eberhart, Hart
        91. Ed or Eddie may be a nickname for Edder, Edden, Edward, Edwardo, Eduardo, Edgar, Edmin, Eden, Edmiston, Edmund or Edwin.
        92. Eden
        93. Elder
        94. Eli may be a nickname or variant of Eliakim, Eliphalet, Elijah, Elihu, Elie, Eloi, Eloy, Ely, Eleazar, Elias, Elijah, Elisha, Elliot.
        95. El or Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        96. Elam
        97. Eldred
        98. Elephalet, Eliphalet, Elaphalet
        99. Eliakim
        100. Eliphat
        101. Elvin
        102. Elton
        103. Eman, Emanuel
        104. Emmons
        105. Enoch
        106. Ephiram, Ephraim, Epher
        107. Ernst, Ernest, Ernie
        108. Eskell
        109. Estep
        110. Eu or Eus may be a nickname for Eustace.
        111. Evan
        112. Ez may be a nickname for Ezra.
        113. Fen may be a nickname for Fenton.
        114. Fergus, Ferguson
        115. Fielden
        116. Fin, Phineas, Finley
        117. Flavel
        118. Fordy or Fordie may be a nickname for Ford, Fordyce, Fordice, Fordham, Forde, Forden. Erford or Fordon.
        119. Forrest
        120. Francis is male and often had the nickname Frank. The spelling Frances is female and usually called Fanny, Franny, Frannie, or Fran.
        121. Frank may also be known as Francis or Franklin in census records.
        122. Fred is a nickname for Frederick, Fredrick, Frederic, Frederich, Frederico, Frederik, Fredric, Fredrik, Wilfred or Alfred.
        123. Freegift is a wonderful 18th c first name we found.
        124. Free, Freeman
        125. Fritz for Frederic, Frederick.
        126. Gabe is a nickname for Gabriel.
        127. Gale may be a nickname for Galen.
        128. Gamliel, Gmali
        129. Garry or Gary may be a nickname for Garrick, Gerald, Gareth, Garret, Garrett.
        130. Garnet
        131. Gem, Gemmy, Jem, Jemmy for Jim, Jimmy, James.
        132. Gershom, Gersham
        133. Gideon, Gid
        134. Glen may be a nickname for Glenalvon.
        135. Gobind
        136. Goodwyn, Goodwin, Godwin, Godwyn
        137. Greville
        138. Greenleaf, Green
        139. Gus or Guss may be a nickname for August, Augusta, Augustus, Gustaf, Gustave, Gustauvus, Gaius, Angus, Gust, Argus, Augustin, Gustavo.
        140. Guy may be a nickname for Guysbert, also William, James in some families.
        141. Green, Greenberry, Greenberg, Greenman
        142. Hale may be a nickname for Halen.
        143. Harry or Harrie may be a nickname for Harald, Harailt, Herold, Harold, Henry, Harris, or Harrison.
        144. Hart, Hartman, Eberhart
        145. Haskel
        146. Haym
        147. Hazard
        148. Hector, Hec, Heck
        149. Hence 
        150. Hendry (Scottish, nickname can be Henry or Harry)
        151. Henry
        152. Hepsibath
        153. Heptasoph, Heptisoph
        154. Heran
        155. Hibbard
        156. Hieronymus, Hiero, Hero, Hiram, Hironemus
        157. Hippolyte
        158. Hollis
        159. Horsham
        160. Hosephat, Hosaphat, Hosiphat
        161. Hosiah
        162. Howd or Howie may be a nickname for Howard
        163. Hypatis
        164. Isaac, Isac, Isaacher, Issacher
        165. Isaih, Isah, Isaiah
        166. Israel
        167. Jack may be a nickname for John, Jonathan, Jacob, Jacques, Jackman, Jackie, Jacquin, Jacqin
        168. Jahiel
        169. James, Jim
        170. Jar, Jari, Jary, Jarry may be nicknames for Jarius.
        171. Jasper, Jap
        172. Jedediah, Jed, Ede
        173. Jer or Jerry may be a boys nickname for Jerauld, Jeremiah, Jerome,  Jeremy, Jered, Jerod, Jerold, Jerzy, Jheronimus, Jeronimus, Jehovah.
        174. Jerah
        175. Jher, Jheron, Jeron may be a nickname for Jheronimus, Jeronimus.
        176. Jehoshaphat, Jehosaphat, Jehosephat
        177. Jess or Jessie may be a nickname for Jesse.
        178. Job, Jobe
        179. Joe, Joey, Joie may be a nickname for Joseph, Josue, Joel, Josephat, Joemar.
        180. John: Census records might read John, Jon, Jonathon, Jonathan or Johnathon.
        181. Jonh for Jonathan.
        182. Jos or Jose is a nickname for Joseph, Josiah, Josephat, Josue, Joshua, Joemar, Joss or Jos.
        183. Joshua, Josh
        184. Josiah, Josia, Jose
        185. Junius, June, Juna
        186. Larnard
        187. Late is a nickname for Laton, as in Laton Alton Huffman 1854-1931, American western photographer known as “Late Huffman.”
        188. Lauris may be a nickname for Lauriston.
        189. Lee may be a nickname for Leeander, Leander, Leo, Leopold, Leonard, Leroy. Leland, Leighton, Leith, Levi.
        190. Leo may be a nickname for Leopold, Leon, Leonard, Leonardo, Lee, Leander, Leroy.
        191. Lent
        192. Levi as in Levi Strauss (1829-1902), also Levis.
        193. Leviah
        194. Levity
        195. Let
        196. LLewen or Lew may be a nickname for LLewelyn, LLewellyn.
        197. Lon may be a nickname for Alonzo, Lonnie, Leonard, London, or simply Lon, which is a Gaelic name meaning “Fierce”.
        198. Lot is a biblical name, also Lott.
        199. Luddie or Lud is a nickname for Ludger.
        200. Lum may be a nickname for Columbus.
        201. Lyman
        202. Lyric
        203. Mac or Mack may be a nickname for MacDonald, MacLean, McKenzie, McKinley, MacKenzie.
        204. Magnus, Mag
        205. Major
        206. Mannie may be a nickname for Manoah, Manheim, Maynard, Manford, Manfred, Maynard, Manuel.
        207. Manoah
        208. Mark, Markman, Markaman, Marcus
        209. Mat, Mattie or Matt may be a male nickname for Mather, Matias, Mathias,  Matthias, Mattias, Matthew, Mateus, Mathieu, Mathian, Mateo, or Mathew.
        210. Marcus
        211. Mather
        212. Medorah, Med, Meddie, both male and female.
        213. Mel may be a nickname for Melvin, Melanchthon, Melchezedick.
        214. Melchezedick, Mel, Dick
        215. Mercy (male)
        216. Meriweather, Meriwether
        217. Meshach, Meshack
        218. Mexico
        219. Montraville, Montreville
        220. Morrie, Mory or Morry may be a nickname for Morris, Moris, Moreland, Morland, Morford, Mortimer, Mordecai, Moore, Morgan, Morell, Morten, Maurice, Mortin.
        221. Mont, Monty may be a nickname for Montague, Montraville, Montreville.
        222. Mordecai, Mord
        223. Moses, Mose
        224. Moss
        225. Nathan may be a nickname for Elnathan.
        226. Nebuchadnezzar, Nebikanejah
        227. 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.
        228. Nehemiah
        229. Niram, Adoniram, Andoniram "Ni"
        230. Nirum, "Ni"
        231. Oba
        232. Octavius
        233. Odell
        234. Ollie may be a nickname for Oliver, Olaf, Olney, Olav, Olivier,  Olan, Ollan, or Olin.
        235. Omer
        236. Oremus
        237. Oris
        238. Orliff
        239. Orrie, Orry may be a nickname for , Orlando, Oremus, Orliff, Orson, Orville, Orton, Orvin, Orland, Oren, Orin, Ora, Orlo, Orwin, Orford, Orman, Oura, Ort.
        240. Orm or Ormie may be a nickname for Orman, Orma, Ormel.
        241. Ort, Orth, Orthy may be a nickname for Orthello.
        242. Ossill, Orsell, Orcill, Orsil
        243. Ovid, Ovide
        244. Oz or Ozzie may be a nickname for Ozro, Ozrah, Oswald, Ozias, Osman, Oswin, Oscar, Osmar, Osborn, Osgood, Osmond. 
        245. 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.)
        246. Pacificus
        247. Pardon
        248. Park, Parke, Parker
        249. Pel, Pell may be a male nickname for Pelam or Pelham
        250. Pericles
        251. Perry may be a nickname for Pericles, Peramice, Percival, Perland, Perrin, Perauld, Perlin.
        252. Percy or Perce may be a nickname for Percival, Persival, Percius.
        253. Pewman
        254. Pharady
        255. Pharas, Pharis
        256. Phil may be a nickname for Philomath, Philemon, Philo, Phillip, Philip, Philander, Philbert.
        257. Philemon, Philaman, Philamen, Philoman
        258. Philetus
        259. Philomath
        260. Philemon
        261. Phincas
        262. Phinney, Phin, Fin may be a nickname for Phineas
        263. Pimm
        264. Placidus, Placidius
        265. Plymouth, Plymmouth
        266. Purtyman, Purty
        267. Pryor
        268. Rafael, Raphael, Rafe
        269. Ray may be a nickname for Raymond, Rayburn, Raynor, Ramon.
        270. Reece, Rhys
        271. Rob't is often written for Robert.
        272. Rod, Coonrod, Rodney, Roderick, Rodrick, Alderod
        273. Rogerus, Roger
        274. Ron, Ronald, Alderon
        275. Rich'd is often written for Richard.
        276. Roy may be a nickname for Elroy, Royal, Royce, Royd, Roydon.
        277. Rule, Rully, Ruly or Rul may be a nickname for Ruliff.
        278. Sabina, male.
        279. Sam may be a nickname for Samuel, Samson.
        280. Sam’l is often written for Samuel.
        281. Sarra, Sarrah
        282. Schuyler
        283. Seddie or Seddy may be a nickname for Sedrig.
        284. Selah is a nickname for Methuselah.
        285. Seligman, Seligmann
        286. Semiranis, Semi
        287. Seneca
        288. Shirley (male)
        289. Sinia
        290. Sep may be a nickname for Septimus.
        291. Shadrach, Shadrack, Shady, Shade
        292. Simeon
        293. Si or Cy: Sion, Zion, Josiah, Simon, Simeon, Silas, Cylas, Sylas, Cyrus.
        294. Smith
        295. Snow
        296. Solon, Solen
        297. Soloman, Solomon, Sollie, Sol
        298. Solvie, Sol or Sal may be a nickname for Salvatore, Salvador, Solvador.
        299. Spencer
        300. St. Clair, Clair
        301. Stillman
        302. Stoten
        303. Squire
        304. Sylvanus
        305. Taron
        306. Tarrant
        307. Teddy is a nickname for Ted, Theodore,  Theophilus, Tedmund, Edward, Edwin, Edmund.
        308. Terry may be a nickname for Terrence, Terence, Terrell, Tarrance, Terry.
        309. Thad or Tad may be a nickname for Thadius, Thaddeus, Thaddius
        310. Theron
        311. Timm
        312. Titus
        313. Thos is often written for Thomas.
        314. Thurston
        315. Theo, Theophilus, Theodore.
        316. Uriah, Ure
        317. ValentineVal, Volentine, Vol
        318. Vanderbilt, nickname Van
        319. Vince may be a nickname for Vincil or Vincent.
        320. Volentine
        321. Volomon
        322. Watson
        323. Welcome
        324. Wiley
        325. William, Wm., Bill, Billie, Will, Willie
        326. 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.
        327. Winfield, Winford
        328. Whipple Clark, husband of Eliza, Madison NY.
        329. Worth may be a nickname for Worthing.
        330. ZadZaddy or Zaddie may be a nickname for Zadder, Zadock, Zadoc, Zadius, Zadmen, Zadman, Zada.
        331. Zadock, Zadoc
        332. Zavala
        333. Zeb or Zib may be a nickname for Zebina, Zebedee, Zebediah, Zebulon
        334. Zeba, Ziba
        335. Zebina
        336. Zed or Zeddie may ne a nickname for Zedder.
        337. Zenos or Senos is a first name.
        338. Zeph: Zephonia, Zephicus, Zepherell, Zephidas, Zephas, Zephus, Zepha
        339. Zeri may be a nickname for Zared, Zero, Zerah, Zerahiah, Zeredah, Zeresh, Zereth, or Zer.
        340. Zerua, Zeruah, Zerah, Zera
        341. Zurishaddai, Zuris
        342. Zore, Zora or Zoro may be a nickname for Zoraster, Zoroaster, as in Zoroaster Dike of Vermont born 1803.

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