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Boy Name: Ensign

Name: Ensign
Pronunciation: \e-nsi-gn, en-sign\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: badge
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Anson, Ansson
Similar Names: Ehsan, Ennis, Edson, Einion, Elson, Enzio
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 15523


Ensign \e-nsi-gn, en-sign\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Ensign is "badge". Possibly refers to the naval rank: an ensign is the most junior naval commissioned officer.

Baby names that sound like Ensign are Anson and Ansson. Other similar baby names are Ehsan, Ennis, Edson, Einion, Elson and Enzio.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Ensign.


Ensign is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#15523 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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