Peregrine: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Peregrine

From the Latin name Peregrinus, meaning "traveler from abroad" or "pilgrim." This would be a great meaning for your Peregrine to live up to someday ... as long as he sends you postcards from his various travels.

Nicknames:

Perry.

Famous people named Peregrine:

Patron saint of cancer patients, Saint Peregrine Laziosi; Dukes (of Leeds and Devonshire, respectively) Peregrine Osborne and Peregrine Cavendish.

Fun fact:

Peregrine White was the first baby born in America to English settlers.

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