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Gender: Male Pronunciation: sahl Meaning of Sol: "sun" Origin of Sol: Spanish

The name Sol is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "sun". Sol and is often added to lists like Weather Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Although pinochle-playing partner Sam came out of retirement, we don't see it happening to Sol. Near soundalike Saul has more of a shot.

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Famous People Named Sol

Solomon "Sol" LeWitt, American artist
Sol Gareth "Garry" Davis, American peace activist, first self-declared "World Citizen," and founder of the World Citizen Foundation and World Government of World Citizens

Pop Culture References for the name Sol

Sol, Scandinavian word for Sun
Sol, character in Erin Hunter's "Warriors" series
Sol Rama, character in Marvel Universe
Sol, Borne by one of El Cid's daughters in the Cantar de Mio Cid
Roman personification of the Sun. Greek equivalent- Helios
Feminine name in Spanish.