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54 Biblical Baby Names That Will Stand the Test of Time

If you're one for tradition when it comes to naming your child, you can look to two places: your family tree or one of the oldest books in the world, the Bible. Regardless of whether you're religious or not, biblical baby names carry strong meanings behind them and never go out of style — just think about how many "Matthews" you know. Aside from said classics though, there are also plenty with a bit of flair for something a little more unique. We've rounded up the best below.


  • Aaron
  • Abel
  • Adam
  • Andrew
  • Benjamin
  • Daniel
  • Elijah
  • Ezekiel
  • Isaac
  • Jacob
  • James
  • Jared
  • Jesse
  • Joseph
  • Josiah
  • Levi
  • Lucas
  • Mark
  • Matthew
  • Micah
  • Noah
  • Reuben
  • Samuel
  • Seth
  • Solomon
  • Timothy
  • Zachariah


  • Abigail
  • Adah
  • Athalia
  • Bethany
  • Chloe
  • Deborah
  • Delilah
  • Esther
  • Eve
  • Grace
  • Hannah
  • Jael
  • Jemima
  • Leah
  • Mary
  • Martha
  • Miriam
  • Myra
  • Naomi
  • Rachael
  • Rebecca
  • Ruth
  • Salome
  • Sapphira
  • Sarah
  • Talitha
  • Zemira
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