Arthur meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Arthur No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: Celtic English French German Dutch Norwegian Danish Swedish Welsh Mythology Arthurian Romance
How to pronounce Arthur What does my name mean?
Meanings: Noble Bear Rock Noble Strength Stone Celtic origin, meaning suggesting Bear. In Germany, known for 300 years, widely used in the English language. Namesakes: Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher.

Arthur was ranked 264 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 5.38% from its previous ranking of 279 in 2015. Arthur was ranked 951 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 12.28% from its previous ranking of 847 in 1994. Comes from the Celtic "arzh" Means "bear" If Day on 15 November.. Very volunteer, whole character,Arthurreact like clockwork and are also angry. Workers, go-getters, ambitious, critical thinking,Arthurgo straight to the point. In an uncompromising morality,Arthurcan not stand injustice. These are usually "big mouths" that are needed effectively and it is difficult to resist.

Full form of Arthur : Appreciative Respectable Tolerant Honorable Unselfish Refined

Arthur is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 2004 and ranked 37 in 2015. Around 12490 people wear Arthur as their first name. Arthur is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Arthur was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 2016 and ranked 264 in 2016 in United States. Around 528956 people wear Arthur as their first name. Arthur is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.146339% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Arthur
Popular boy name in
Full Historical data

History of Arthur

In the sixteenth century, for Arthur, a monk at Glastonbury Abbey in England, the Bishop of Rome is the true head of the Church. He refuses to acknowledge Henry VIII as the spiritual head of the Church of England, during the separation of the country with Rome. Arrested and sentenced to death, he was executed, with many of his brother monks in November 1539.

Expression number of Arthur is 5.

Arthur love adventure, excitement and freedom. Arthur are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Arthur are capable of doing anything they wish for.

Names that rhyme with Arthur Arthur, Aruthur, Aurthur, Authur, Jean-Arthur, Luthur, Macarthur, Mcarthur, Mcauthur, ThearthurFamous people named Arthur
Sarah McArthur in The Lion King as Producer
Sarah Arthur in A Scandal in Belgravia as Costume Designer
Wren Arthur in A Prairie Home Companion as Producer
Robyn Arthur in Charlotte's Web as Actress
Edith MacArthur in The Long Roads as Actress
Heather Arthur in Iron Man 2 as Stunts
Sera-Lys McArthur in Hard Core Logo 2 as Actress
Stacy Arthur in Playboy: Sexy Lingerie IV as
Karen Arthur in The Jacksons: An American Dream as Director
Maureen Arthur in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying as Actress
Arthur C. Clarke, writer,actor
Arthur Hiller, director,actor,producer
Arthur Flam, writer,director
Arthur Cohn, producer,production manager,executive
Arthur Crabtree, director,cinematographer
Arthur J. Ornitz, cinematographer,director,writer
Arthur Freed, producer
Arthur Honegger, composer
Arthur B. Rubinstein, composer
Arthur Miller, writer,actor
Arthur Abelson, actor
Arthur Acuña, actor
Arthur Adamov, writer,actor
Arthur Adams, actor
Names like Arthur Art, Arta, Artadius, Artan, Artasia, Artavia, Artavian, Artavion, Artavious, Artavis, Artavius, Artème, Artémia, Artémie, Artémis, Artémise, Artbeu, Artee, Arteen, Artelia
Arthur Namesakes Posts having Arthur: Comments :The name Arthur is Celtic origin and represents Artaios , the " bear ". Alternatively, the name is derived from the Roman name Artorius gender. The derivation from nordic Arnthor (Eagle + Thor) encountered sporadically (Seibicke ibid). The hour was not before the 16th century entrance in the name. The bear was once a royal emblem in Celts , like the lion will be in the European monarchies. Artio was also the name of the goddess bear Celtic. For the Irish, Arthur comes from the word "art" which means "stone", symbol of solidity. Arthur is a first male, celebrated on 15 November 1. Arthur is also a surname .In French, there is the old spelling Artus , and feminine derivative Arthurine. Variants of this name are German : Artur, Arthur,English : Arthur,Finnish : Arttu, Artturi, French : Arthur, Italian : Arturo, Lithuanian : Artūras, Dutch : Arthur, Portuguese Artur, Spanish : Arturo, Polish Artur, Russian : Артур,Hungarian : Artur. - Asuncion Agbayani
Search english names by qualities, Note: use only one quality at a time for better results.
  How to choose a name for your baby  

Other variants of Arthur :Artur Artturi Arto Arttu Artúr Arturo Artūrs Tuur Artūras Artair  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
 English Girl Names  :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Get the meaning of Arthur, list of names in english. Know what does Arthur mean, what is the meaning of name Arthur? This website serves as the extended english names list which will help in naming your child. 
Share your opinion on Arthur
Enter Code: