Saxon Boy & Girl Names

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Saxon Names

Saxon (or Old English) is an early form of the English language that was spoken and written by the Anglo-Saxons, who were the early people of England and Scotland. Many names are of a Saxon origin and their modern day English counterparts resemble their Saxon ancestors. Although this collection of Saxon names may seem a bit strange to English speakers of today, it is important and interesting to know where some of your most loved names have come from. If the historic and medieval interests you, then you should definitely browse our database of Saxon baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Aberle Boy English From the Apperly...
Aberly Boy English From the Apperly...
Athelstan Boy Germanic Noble stone
Burl Boy English Cup bearer or bu...
Burle Boy English Cup bearer or bu...
Cuthbert Boy English Famous and clever
Darnel Boy English Hidden alcove, h...
Darnell Boy English Hidden alcove, h...
Edith Girl English Prosperous in war
Edson Boy English Son of Ed
Gardener Boy English Gardener; alarmi...
Hereward Boy English Army and protect...
Hildred Girl Germanic Battle-counsel
Melton Boy English Town in the midd...
Osmund Boy English God, protector
Rowena Girl English N/A
Sungyevo Girl English Sun gift
Sunngifu Girl English Sun gift
Tollemache Boy English Ringing of bells