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Gender: Male Origin of Boston: Place-name Boston's Popularity in 2017: #659

The name Boston is a boy's name . Boston is ranked #659 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Early African-American Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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Unseen in the USA since 1901, Boston rocketed back into the Top 1000 in 2004 and, like other place-names such as Brooklyn, London and Paris, is now a reliable presence on the list.

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Famous People Named Boston

Robert Carlo "Boston Rob" Mariano, American reality TV personality ("Survivor")
Thomas P. "Boston" Corbett, American soldier who shot presidential assassin John Wilkes Booth
Boston Charley, Native American Modoc warrior in the Modoc War of 1872
Boston Russell (b. 1980), son of actor Kurt Russell and Season Hubley
Boston Ridge (b. 1997), son of New Zealand rugby player Matthew Ridge and Sally Ridge
Boston Thomas Potts (b. 2007), son of Olympic triathlete Andy Potts
Boston Wade Hoellein (b. 2013), son of family vlogger Bonnie Hoellein

Pop Culture References for the name Boston

Boston, American band
"Boston," song by Augustana
Boston, Massachusetts, USA