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

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