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Gender: Male Meaning of Innocent: "harmless, innocent" Origin of Innocent: Latin

The name Innocent is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "harmless, innocent". Innocent and is often added to lists like Shimmering Names That Mean Pure and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".

From the experts:

Innocent, the name of thirteen popes, is rarely heard in a secular setting, where its loaded meaning could open the door to ridicule.

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Famous People Named Innocent

Innocent I-XIII, Roman Catholic popes

Pop Culture References for the name Innocent

Father Innocent Feely, innocent and childlike priest in Conal O'Riordan's "Adam" trilogy (1920, 1921, 1922) and 1924 novel "Married Life"

Innocent's International Variations

Sencio, Chencho, Enocencio, Innocensio, Innocentio, Ynocencio, Chente, Enicencio, Incencio, Ynocente, Enesenico, Inocencio (Spanish) Inocenzio, Inocenzo (Italian) Innokenti, Kesha, Kenya (Russian)