Gender: Male Origin of Arc: English word name

The name Arc is a boy's name . Arc and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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Refers, in literal terms, to a curved line -- as in Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famed "arc of justice." Could also be used as a reference to Joan of Arc -- Arc being, there, derived from her father's name, rather than a place -- or, conceivably, to Noah's Ark.

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