Ferdinand: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Ferdinand

Of German origin and meaning "brave voyager." You'll know your little Ferdinand is living up to this meaning when he requires a leash as a toddler.

Nicknames:

Ferd, Ferdie, Dinand, Nando.

Famous people named Ferdinand:

Painter Ferdinand Bol; explorer Ferdinand Magellan; Nobel Prize winner Ferdinand Buisson; various Spanish kings.

Fun fact:

Your little Ferdinand will love to listen to The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf, a tale of a very gentle bull.

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