Arthur: baby boy name meaning and popularity


Of Celtic origin, meaning “bear,” which is exactly what little Arthur will resemble if he gets woken from a nap.


Art, Artie.

Famous people named Arthur:

Physician and novelist Arthur Conan Doyle; playwright Arthur Miller; singer Art Garfunkel; tennis player Arthur Ashe.

Fun facts:

The name Arthur can be found in a plethora of classic books, including To Kill a Mockingbird, the Harry Potter series, The Scarlet Letter, and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.

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