Popular Shakespearean names for girls and boys

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1 Aaron Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' A Moor, beloved by Tamora. M
2 Abergavenny Shakespearean 'King Henry the Eighth' Lord Abergavenny. M
3 Abhorson Shakespearean 'Measure for Measure' An executioner. M
4 Abram Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Romeo And Juliet' Servant to Montague. M
5 Achilles Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' A Greek commander. M
6 Adrian Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus.' A Volscian. 'The Tempest' A lord. M
7 Adriana Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' Wife to Antipholus of Ephesus. F
8 Adriano Shakespearean 'Love's Labours Lost' Don Adriano De Armado, fantastical Spaniard. M
9 Aegeon Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' A merchant of Syracuse. M

10 Aegion Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' Father to the twin brothers Antipholus of Ephesus, and Antipholus of Syracuse. M
11 Aemilia Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' Wife to Aegeon, an abbess at Ephesus, and mother to the twin brothers Antipholus of Ephesus, and Antipholus of Syracuse. F
12 Aemilius Shakespearean Antony and Cleopatra'. Aemilius Lepidus, Roman triumvir. 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' A noble Roman. M
13 Aeneas Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' A Trojan commander. M
14 Agamemnon Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' The Greek general. M
15 Agrippa Shakespearean Antony and Cleopatra'. Friend to Caesar. 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus.' Menenius Agrippa, friend to Coriolanus. M
16 Aguecheek Shakespearean 'Twelfth Night', also called 'What You Will' Sir Andrew Aguecheek. M
17 Ajax Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' A Greek commander. M
18 Alarbus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' Son to Tamora. M
19 Albany Shakespearean 'Tragedy of King Lear' Duke of Albany. M
20 Alcibiades Shakespearean 'The Life of Timon of Athens' A flattering lord, and an Athenian captain. M
21 Alencon Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 1' Duke Of Alencon. M
22 Alexander Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 2' Alexander Iden, a Kentish gentleman. 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' Servant to Cressida. M
23 Alexas Shakespearean Antony and Cleopatra'. Attendant on Cleopatra. M
24 Alice Shakespearean 'King Henry V' Attendant to Katherine. F
25 Alonso Shakespearean 'The Tempest' Alonso, King of Naples. M
26 Amiens Shakespearean As You Like It' Lord attending on the banished Duke. M
27 Andrew Shakespearean 'Twelfth Night', also called 'What You Will' Sir Andrew Aguecheek. M
28 Andromache Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' Wife to Hector. F
29 Andronicus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus.' Titus Lartius, a general against the Volscians. 'The Life of Timon of Athens' Timon's servant. 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' Titus Andronicus, a noble Romanj. Also Marcus Andronicus, Tribune, and brother to Titus. M
30 Angelo Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' A goldsmith. 'Measure for Measure' The Deputy. M
31 Angus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' A nobleman of Scotland. M
32 Anjou Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 1' Reignier, Duke of Anjou, and titular King of Naples. M
33 Anne Shakespearean 'King Henry VIII' Anne Bullen, Katharine's Maid of Honour, afterwards Queen. 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' Mistress Anne Page, daughter to Mistress Ford. 'Richard III' Lady Anne, widow of Edward, afterwards married to the Duke of Gloucester. F
34 Antenor Shakespearean 'The History of Troilus and Cressida' A Trojan commander. M
35 Anthony Shakespearean 'King Henry the Eighth' Sir Anthony Denny. M
36 Antigonus Shakespearean 'The Winter's Tale' Lord of Sicilia. M
37 Antiochus Shakespearean 'Pericles, Prince of Tyre' King of Antioch. M
38 Antipholus Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' Twin brothers, both named Antipholus, sons to Aemelia and Aegion. Antipholus of Ephesus, and Antipholus OF Syracuse. M
39 Antonio Shakespearean 'Two Gentlemen of Verona' Father to Proteus. 'The Merchant of Venice' The merchant. 'Much Ado About Nothing' Brother to Governor of Messina. 'The Tempest' The usurping Duke of Milan. 'Twelfth Night' (What You Will) A sea captain, friend of Sebastian. M
40 Antony Shakespearean Antony and Cleopatra' and 'The Tragedy of Julius Caesar.' Mark Antony, roman triumvir and Cleopatra's lover. M
41 Apemantus Shakespearean 'The Life of Timon of Athens' A flattering lord, and a churlish philosopher. M
42 Archbishop of York Shakespearean Variant of Edmund: 'King Henry IV, Part 1' Earl of March. Scroop M
43 Archibald Shakespearean 'King Henry IV, Part 1' The Earl of Douglas. M
44 Archidamusa Shakespearean 'The Winter's Tale' Lord of Bohemia. M
45 Ariel Shakespearean 'The Tempest' An airy, mischievous spirit. F
46 Ariel Shakespearean 'The Tempest' An airy, mischievous spirit. M
47 Arragon Shakespearean 'The Merchant of Venice' The Prince of Arragon, suitor to Portia. 'Much Ado About Nothing' Don Pedro, Prince of Arragon. M
48 Artemidorus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Julius Caesar' A teacher of rhetoric. M
49 Arthur Shakespearean 'King John' Arthur, Duke of Britaine. M
50 Arviragus Shakespearean 'Cymbeline' Son to Cymbeline, disguised under the name of Cadwal, a supposed son to Belarius. M
51 Audrey Shakespearean As You Like It' A country wench. F
52 Aufidius Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus.' Tullus Aufidius, General of the Volscians. M
53 Aumerle Shakespearean 'King Richard The Second' Duke of Aumerle, son of the Duke of York. M
54 Autolycus Shakespearean 'The Winter's Tale' A rogue. M
55 Auvergne Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 1' Countess of Auvergne. F
56 Bagot Shakespearean 'King Richard The Second' A favorite of King Richard. M
57 Balthasar Shakespearean 'The Merchant of Venice' Servant to Portia. 'Much Ado About Nothing' Attendant on Don Pedro. 'The Tragedy of Romeo And Juliet' Servant to Romeo. M
58 Balthazar Shakespearean 'The Comedy of Errors' A merchant. M
59 Banquo Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' Thane of Lochaber, a general in the King Duncan's army. After his murder, his ghost appears to Macbeth. M
60 Baptista Shakespearean 'The Taming of the Shrew' Baptista Minola, a gentleman of Padua. M
61 Bardolph Shakespearean 'King Henry IV, Part 1 and 2' An irregular humorist. 'King Henry IV, Part 2' Lord Bardolph, retainer of Northumberland. 'King Henry V' Soldier in the King's army. 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' A Follower of Falstaff. M
62 Barnardine Shakespearean 'Measure for Measure' A dissolute prisoner. M
63 Bassanio Shakespearean 'The Merchant of Venice' Friend to Antonia, who borrows from Antonio to pursue his successful suit for Portia. M
64 Basset Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 1' Member of the Red Rose or Lancaster faction. M
65 Bassianus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Titus Andronicus' Brother to Saturninus. M
66 Bates Shakespearean 'King Henry V' Soldier in the King's army. M
67 Beatrice Shakespearean 'Much Ado About Nothing' Niece to Leonato. F
68 Beaufort Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 1' Thomas Beaufort, Duke of Exeter, great-uncle to king Henry VI, Bishop of Winchester, and afterwards, in 'Henry VI, Part 2', Cardinal Beaufort. Cardinal. 'Henry VI, Part 1' John Beaufort, Earl of Somerset, afterwards Duke. M
69 Bedford Shakespearean 'King Henry V' Duke of Bedford, brother to the King. 'Henry VI, Part 1' Duke of Bedford, uncle to King Henry VI, and Regent of France. M
70 Belarius Shakespearean 'Cymbeline' A banished lord, disguised under the name of Morgan. M
71 Belch Shakespearean 'Twelfth Night', also called 'What You Will' Sir Toby Belch, uncle of Olivia. M
72 Benedick Shakespearean 'Much Ado About Nothing' A Young lord of Padua. M
73 Benvolio Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Romeo And Juliet' Nephew to Montague, and friend to Romeo. M
74 Berkeley Shakespearean 'King Richard The Second' Earl Berkeley. 'King Richard III' A gentleman attending on Lady Anne. M
75 Bernardo Shakespearean 'Hamlet, Prince of Denmark' An officer. M
76 Berowne Shakespearean 'Love's Labours Lost' Lord attending on King Ferdinand. M
77 Bertram Shakespearean All's Well That Ends Well.' Count of Rousillon. M
78 Bevis Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 2' George Bevis. M
79 Bianca Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Othello' Mistress of Cassio. 'The Taming of the Shrew' Daughter to Baptista, sister to Katherina. F
80 Bigot Shakespearean 'King John' Lord Bigot. M
81 Biondello Shakespearean 'The Taming of the Shrew' A servant to Lucentio. M
82 Blanch Shakespearean 'King John' Blanch of Spain, daughter to the King of Castile and niece to King John. F
83 Blount Shakespearean 'King John' James Jurney, servant to Lady Faulconbridge. 'King Richard III' Sir James Tyrrel. 'King Richard III' Sir James Blount. M
84 Blunt Shakespearean 'King Henry IV, Part 1' Sir Walter Blunt. 'King Henry IV, Part 2' One of the King's party. M
85 Bolingbroke Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 2' Roger Bolingbroke, a conjurer. 'King Richard II' Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford, later 'King Henry IV" M
86 Bona Shakespearean 'King Henry the Sixth, Part III' Sister to the French Queen. F
87 Borachio Shakespearean 'Much Ado About Nothing' Follower of Don John. M
88 Bottom Shakespearean A Midsummer Night's Dream' Bottom, a weaver, acts as Pyramus in the play within the play. M
89 Boult Shakespearean 'Pericles, Prince of Tyre' Servant to the Pander. M
90 Bourbon Shakespearean 'King Henry V' Duke of Bourbon. M
91 Bourchier Shakespearean 'King Richard III' Cardinal Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury. M
92 Boyet Shakespearean 'Love's Labours Lost' Lord attending on the Princess of France. M
93 Brabantio Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Othello' Venetian Senator, father of Desdemona. M
94 Brakenbury Shakespearean 'King Henry IV, Part 2' Robert Shallow, a country justice. 'King John' Robert Faulconbridge, and his father, Sir Robert Faulconbridge. 'King Richard III' Sir Robert Brakenbury, Lieutenant of the Tower. M
95 Brandon Shakespearean Henry VI, 2' Sir John Stanley. 'Henry VI, Part III' Sir William Stanley. As You Like It' A country fellow, in love with Audrey. 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' A boy, son to Page. 'Richard III' Sir William Catesby. 'Richard III' Sir William Brandon. M
96 Britaine Shakespearean 'King Henry V' and 'King John' Arthur, Duke of Britaine. M
97 Brutus Shakespearean 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus.' Junius Brutus, Tribune of the People. 'The Tragedy of Julius Caesar' Decius Brutus, a conspirator against Caesar. M
98 Buckingham Shakespearean 'Henry VI, Part 2' and 'King Henry the Eighth' Duke of Buckingham. 'King Richard III' Duke of Buckingham. M
99 Bullcalf Shakespearean 'King Henry IV, Part 2' Peter Bullcalf, a country soldier. M
100 Burgundy Shakespearean 'King Henry V' and 'Henry VI, Part 1' and 'Tragedy of King Lear' Duke of Burgundy. M