Popular French Baby Names

Algernon

French - Male

With whiskers, bearded. In Norman times, when most men were clean-shaven, this nickname was given two mustache-wearing companions of William the Conqueror, one of whom was William de Percy, founder of the aristocratic Percy family.

  • Rated 2.56 out of 4 stars

Rating: 2.56 (18 votes)

Algie

French - Male

Diminutive of Algernon: With whiskers, bearded. In Norman times, when most men were clean-shaven, this nickname was given two mustache-wearing companions of William the Conqueror.

  • Rated 1.73 out of 4 stars

Rating: 1.73 (15 votes)

Aloysius

French - Male

Variant of Louis: Famous warrior, from the Old German 'Chlodovech'. Aloysius is the name of the Italian Saint Aloysius of Gonzaga, and common among British Roman Catholics.

  • Rated 2.74 out of 4 stars

Rating: 2.74 (19 votes)

Ancel

French - Male

Variant of Ansel: Follower, one who follows a nobleman.

  • Rated 3.13 out of 4 stars

Rating: 3.13 (8 votes)

Ancil

French - Male

Adherent of a nobleman.

  • Rated 2.60 out of 4 stars

Rating: 2.60 (5 votes)