Confirmation Names for Boys

Confirmation Names for Boys
Confirmation is a religious rite which is supplemental to baptism, by which a person is admitted to the full privileges of the Church. Special confirmation names for Boys are chosen in many English and German speaking countries for a boy being confirmed in the Roman Catholic Church (and some Anglican dioceses).

 
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It is customary for a boy to adopt the name of a saint as a protector and a guide, although it is also permissible to choose the name of a male saint. Saint's names adopted as confirmation names are often used in conjunction with the middle name, but Confirmation names are without effect in civil law, unless, the appropriate legal routes are followed.

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Detailed below are the most famous names of Patron Saints often given as Confirmation names for Boys.

 
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Adrian
Alban
Alexis
Ambrose
Andrew
Anthony
Anthony of Padua
Augustine, Bishop of Hippo
Barnabas
Bartholomew
Benedict
Bernard
Bernardino of Sienna
Blaise
Bonaventura
Boniface
Charles Borromeo
Christopher
Clement
David
Denis
Dominic
Dunstan
Edmund
Elmo
Eligius
Eustace
Florian
Francis of Assisi
Francis Xavier
George
Giles
Gregory
Hippolytus
Hubert
Ignatius
Ignatius Loyola
James the Less
James the Greater
Januarius
Jerome
John Nepomuk
John the Baptist
John the Evangelist
Julian Hospitaller
Lawrence
Leonard
Longinus
Luke
Mark
Martin
Matthew
Matthias
Maurice
Michael the Archangel
Nicholas
Pancras
Pantaleon
Patrick
Paul
Peter
Peter Martyr
Philip
Phocas
Roch
Romanus of Rouen
Sebastian
Stephen
Swithin
Thomas
Thomas Aquinas
Victor
Victor of Marseilles
Vincent
Vincent de Paul
Vitus
Yves
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Confirmation Names for Boys Saints
Only the Roman Catholic Church has an official process for creating saints. Patron Saints are those holy and virtuous men and women who are considered to be a defender of a specific group of people or of a nation.

There is a patron for virtually every cause, profession or special interest. There are two main categories of Roman Catholic saints: martyrs and confessors. A Christian martyr is regarded as one who is put to death for his Christian faith or convictions. Confessors are Roman Catholic Saints who died natural deaths.

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