Name: Captain

Origin and Meaning of the Name Captain

  • Meaning:
    A captain
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAP tun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Captain)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Captain

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Leading officer in the army; commander of a ship.

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Popularity Rank of Captain (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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