Basil

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is an semi-popular name in the US. Ranking #2279 in 2013 and #2739 in 2014.

Famous People

Basil Wallace (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Basil Ruysdael (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Name of several early saints, particularly in the Orthodox Church, from Latin Basilius, from Ancient Greek Βασίλειος ‎(Basíleios).

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-), in quiet but steady use in the UK.