Saint Names for Boys

If you're looking for a baby name with a strong Christian meaning, think about incorporating a saint's name. Find a profession, cause, or passion you feel strongly about, and then find its patron saint. Or trace your heritage and choose the patron saint from your ancestral homeland. Choosing a saint's name for your baby sends the message that religion and faith are important to your family.

  1. Benedict+ Saint Benedict of Nursia is the patron saint of farmers and founder of the Order of St. Benedict. Read more about Benedict
  2. Dominic+ Saint Dominic is the patron saint of astronomers and scientists. Read more about Dominic
  3. Florian+ Saint Florian is the patron saint of floods and drowning. He is invoked against fire. Read more about Florian
  4. George+ Saint George is the patron saint of Boy Scouts, farmers, and soldiers. Read more about George
  5. Joseph+ Saint Joseph is the patron saint of workingmen and carpenters. Read more about Joseph
  6. Jude+ Saint Jude is the patron saint of lost causes and desperate situations. Read more about Jude
  7. Justin+ Saint Justin is the patron saint of philosophers and lecturers. Read more about Justin
  8. Kevin+ Saint Kevin is the patron saint of Ireland. Read more about Kevin
  9. Lawrence+ Saint Lawrence is the patron saint of librarians. Read more about Lawrence
  10. Luke+ Saint Luke is the patron saint of artists, brewers, butchers, and doctors. Read more about Luke