Bravery

Brian

Meaning of the name: Highly-Regarded, Strong ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Courage… The attribute that led to the popularity of Brian. Use of the name increased in tribute to a king who stood against the Vikings. Early Ireland consisted of many kingdoms (with many kings)…. Read More ›

Nancy

Meaning of the name: Pure, Chaste, Loving Tender-Innocence ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Some names come from common phrases. This was the case for Nancy. Origins of the name dates back to the Roman Empire. A time when Roman rule sought to crush the… Read More ›

Michael

Meaning of the name: What is God like… ● ● ● Who can compare to the Sovereignty of God… ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ The first, most-recognized Michael is found in biblical testament. Protector of God’s people. Champion. Warrior against evil.  The role of this archangel… Read More ›

Bernard

Bear-Strong. Brave. Standing on hind legs these carnivores can reach up to 7 feet (or more). They are revered for their physical power and have become a symbol of strength. Businesses, municipalities, sports teams, and mascots have adopted the bear’s image… Read More ›

Mark

Great. Defender of Faith. The first most noted name-bearer was an author. The Gospel According to Mark was written in response to those empowered by the preaching of Peter. Now, being members of the Christian community, they wanted what they heard… Read More ›

Larry

Heroic. Challenger. Names like Larry, Laurence, and Lawrence are synonymous in derivation. Stemming from the Laurus nobilis: a robust, hardy tree. Its leaves made into wreaths and used to symbolize triumph over circumstance. The first, most-noted name bearer was a… Read More ›