Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Jasper, Peter & Stone: Earthy Boy Names That Rock!

When it comes to earthy boy names, some of the coolest ones are related to rock and stone. There are some names that mean rock such as the Scottish surname Carrick from the Gaelic Carraig. 

The name Peter means "stone" and so does all of its variants and translations such as the French Pierre, the Spanish Pedro, and others such as Piers, Pierce, Pierson, Piet and Pietro.  

If it's a down-to-earth name you want, the list below features a few more names with rocky and earthy meanings:

Cephas
Clayton
Cole
Craig
Dunstan
Ebenezer
Haldor
Halle
Halstein
Halvard
Harlow
Hermes
Leofstan
Malachite
Mason
Seneca
Stanford
Stanley
Terran
Torsten
Winston
Wystan
"rock"
"clay settlement"
"charcoal"
"crag, rock"
"dark stone"
"stone of help"
"Thor's rock"
"rock"
"rock, stone"
"rock guardian"
"rock hill"
"piles of stones"
"beloved stone"
"mallow stone"
"stoneworker"
"place of stones"
"stone ford"
"stone clearing"
"land, earth"
"Thor's stone"
"joy stone"
"battle stone"
If those aren't for you, perhaps you'd be a fan of names that come from actual stones, minerals or rocky landscapes:

Canyon
Carnelian
Clay
Cliff
Cobalt
Copper
Dale
Dune
Flint
Garnet
Glen
Jasper
Jet
Knoll
Mica
Obsidian
Onyx
Quartz
Ridge
Shale
Slate
Sterling
Stone
Terrace
Vale
Zinc
    Did I miss any good ones? What is your favorite rocky name for a boy?

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